Testing CBD Products: Are You Getting What You Pay For?
Not all CBD products are created equal. There are so many brands and products popping up all over the place that it’s difficult to know if you’re getting what you paid for. The FDA doesn’t regulate CBD products (yet) the way they do other health or food products. So, consumers are at the mercy of the manufacturer.
The good news is that many in the CBD industry are actively working to standardize product testing and standardize the products themselves. But don’t kid yourself too much. It’s still the wild west out there and all claims are not what they seem. To that end, NBC Boston decided to do their own independent testing of some CBD products to see if what’s on the label matched up with what’s in the product. Click the link below to see there results.
We wanted to see for ourselves just how difficult it is to get the CBD you’re paying for, so we bought 10 products at random from stores around the Boston area, from oils and tinctures to CBD-infused lollipops and gummy bears. We went to high-end boutiques and smoke shops; corner stores and gas stations.[…]
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