Nana’s Secret Hemp-Derived CBD Banned

What the Hemp Ban Means for CBD Businesses

Washington state, one of the first states to legalize recreational cannabis, has announced a ban on hemp-derived CBD food and beverage products. Tom was joined by special guest host, Josh Kincaid from The Talking Hedge, to discuss the ban and other news. This week we were joined by Cecilia Sivertson, Founder and President at Nana’s Secret to discuss what Washington’s new hemp ban means for her business. 

Nana's Secret on the CBD Product Ban
Nana’s Secret on the CBD Product Ban

What is Nana’s Secret?

  • Founded by Cecilia Sivertson
  • Nana’s Secret produces a variety of hemp-derived CBD products
  • They have CBD infused fruit chews, transdermal patches, and most popularly soda
  • In 2013, Cecilia tried cannabis to treat complications from the epilepsy medications that was affecting her quality of life
  • Astounded by the results, Cecilia began creating her own infused products
  • Nana’s Secret – Hemp-Derived CBD Banned

Nana’s Secret Hemp-Derived CBD Products:

  • Fruit Chews
  • Tinctures
  • Transdermal Patches
  • Pain Cream
  • Over 11 varietals of sodas including:
    • Root Beer
    • Blue Cream
    • Orange Cream
    • Citrus Soda
    • Peach Soda
    • Strawberry Lemonade

What the Hemp Ban Means for Nana’s Secret:

  • This ban isn’t coming down like a hammer at the moment
  • Enforcement officials will launch a “outreach and education” campaign for hemp-derived CBD businesses during these early stages
  • Nana’s Secret will continue white-labeling its products
  • Nana’s Secret will have to sell their CBD mixture separately from their soda in states that require it
  • In these states consumers will
  • Cecilia is passionate about helping paitents get the medicine they need and adamantly states that she will continue selling her products to anyone who needs it

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