Terpenes are naturally occurring essential oils found in plants that give the flavor and smell attributes. Terpenes are found in conifer trees, citrus fruits, lavender, sage, thyme, and of course cannabis. Scientists are aware of 50,000 unique terpenes found in nature and over 500 found in the cannabis plant. Creating safe and compliant cannabis products requires some additional knowledge about terpenes, specifically where they are derived from: cannabis or other botanicals. MJ Biz Daily put together this handy guide that reviews the various differences between these two sources as well as applications and packaging. Read on for more details:
The cannabis industry continues to grow at a rapid pace as more and more states legalize the plant.