The signing of the 2018 Farm Invoice in December opened the door for industrial hemp manufacturing to return to the USA, and San Diego-based Medical Marijuana Inc. (MMI) has change into one of many subsequent corporations to benefit from the brand new alternative.
In an announcement made on Thursday, MMI revealed that it had begun manufacturing operations beneath an industrial hemp license.
“Working beneath this license is a giant step for our firm and an incredible signal for the way forward for our home operations,” stated MMI CEO Dr. Stuart Titus in an announcement. “The 2018 Farm Invoice has allowed us to develop our processing and manufacturing capabilities in addition to drive the worldwide provide chain of high-quality hemp.”
MMI’s processor license will enable them to retailer, deal with, and convert industrial hemp into marketable items beneath the corporate’s soil to sale plan which incorporates processing uncooked hemp and manufacturing merchandise at a brand new bigger manufacturing facility.
On July 23, MMI introduced its growth into a much bigger warehouse and manufacturing facility to fulfill shopper demand for the corporate’s cannabidiol (CBD) hemp oil merchandise.
The brand new 16,000 square-foot facility is cGMP compliant and registered with the state of Utah.
Dr. Titus says that the brand new facility will allow MMI to fulfill the wants of the rising cannabis market and strengthen the corporate’s buyer base, creating beneficial relationships with retailers and shoppers worldwide.