The Cannabis Industry Council is the first truly representative cannabis body dedicated to advancing the UK’s cannabis sector
London, June: A new industry body, the Cannabis industry Council (CIC), has today been launched to set standards and drive meaningful change within the UK’s medical cannabis and CBD sector. It marks the first time the growing sector has unified through a truly representative and homogenous cannabis industry body.
At present, the new organization has almost one hundred members, who have worked beyond their individual organizational aims and collaborated to define and maintain gold-standard industry practice. With six sub-groups, Quality Standards, Parliamentary lobbying, Research, Environmental & Social Responsibility, and Hemp, the CIC is calling for patients – adults and children – to be better supported by the sector and for the government to reduce the red tape currently restricting the growth of the industry.
From clinics, patient access groups and doctors, to insurers, licensed producers, and cannabis infrastructure bodies, the Council brings together disparate organizations, businesses, and working groups. Membership invitation has been extended …