Is our hemp legal?

In the United States, the 2018 Farm Bill (signed into law in December 2018) redefines hemp as an agricultural commodity, and explicitly removes hemp and hemp extracts from the purview of the [...]

What type of extraction process does PurePower use to create its Performance CBD™?

Unlike other hemp extracts, which apply harsher methods such as CO2, ethanol or butane to the hemp plant to extract the oil, we use a proprietary vapor extraction process to make our full [...]

Is your hemp organic?

There has been no clear, widely-accepted organic hemp certification available in the U.S. That is changing, as our hemp supplier recently achieved USDA Organic certification. We expect to [...]

Are hemp-derived cannabinoids different from those from marijuana?

Since both hemp and marijuana are from the same genus and species cannabis sativa L., the cannabinoids found in both plants are generally the same. However, hemp yields a greater proportion of [...]

Why is full spectrum hemp oil better than isolate?

Isolate is just that – cannabinoids (typically CBD) which have been artificially separated from the other phytonutrients and cannabinoids in the hemp plant. Isolate products do not contain the [...]

What is full spectrum hemp oil?

Full spectrum hemp refers to the oil that is derived and extracted without alteration from the hemp plant to capture the full suite of compounds and nutrients contained in the plant, including [...]

What are cannabinoids? What’s the difference between endocannabinoids and phytocannabinoids?

Cannabinoids are a class of chemical compounds that acts on the vast array of receptors that make up the ECS. There are over 113 known cannabinoids that comprise the hemp plant. These [...]

What is the Endocannabinoid System (ECS)?

The ECS consists of a vast network of neurotransmitters and receptors, called CB1 and CB2, that are highly concentrated in specific areas of the mind and body such as the brain, central nervous [...]

Hemp – what is it, where is it grown and how is it different than marijuana?

All of PurePower’s products are derived exclusively from industrial hemp. Hemp and marijuana are different cultivars of the same plant – the cannabis sativa L. The major difference between hemp [...]