Cardiol Therapeutics (TSX:CRDL,OTC:CRTPF) CEO David Elsley recently joined CannabisFN to discuss Cardiol’s progress on the way to developing a pharmaceutical-grade CBD compound. CBD’s anti-inflammatory properties are the key to Cardiol’s delivery method, which is designed to send the compound directly to the affected area. Pure CBD oil has become very difficult to source in Canada, causing companies like Cardiol to target the pure-CBD market by creating a compound capable of delivering quality and purity on a consistent pharmaceutical scale.

“History has shown us that the only way to make pure consistent medicines is to manufacture them pharmaceutically at the highest international standards set by the U.S. FDA, Health Canada, the EMA in Europe, and other regulatory bodies that are responsible for ensuring the global safety of medicines,” said David Elsley, President and CEO of Cardiol.

Cardiol has partnered with a pair of pharmaceutical manufacturers in Noramco Inc. and Dalton Pharma Services to produce Cardiol’s proprietary pharmaceutical CBD compound at a massive scale. Noramco is one of the largest manufacturers of pharmaceutical ingredients on the planet, which will provide Cardiol with the resources necessary to serve the growing demand for CBD around the world.

To watch the interview and learn more about Cardiol click here.

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“Getting your standard processing license and being fully compliant at a federal level is critical in Canada, and we were successful in getting that done. Now we’re getting ready to launch our Keef line of beverages within the next 45 days,” Leone said. 

As a young company, Leone said BevCanna has only started, but it took a four-pronged approach to make sure that it is a revenue-generating company prepared for the opening of many jurisdictions for CBD-based products.

“We are blessed that we have a beautiful infrastructure of our own, a state-of-the-art bottling facility with a capacity of almost 200 million bottles per annum and a strong balance sheet of $55 million. We are in a strong position to scale and grow this company.”

BevCanna has received a Standard Processing License from Health Canada and is now fully authorized to begin production at its full-service, high-capacity beverage manufacturing facility. The company will begin production of its white-label products, number one US cannabis beverage brand Keef and its in-house beverages through licensed Canadian retailers, positioning the company to fully capitalize on the burgeoning Canadian cannabis-infused beverage sector.

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