CBD and Food Science

The 2018 Farm Bill removed CBD derived from hemp from the Controlled Substances Act’s Schedule I list of drugs. This legalizes CBD at a Federal level as long it contains less than 0.3% of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the cannabinoid that is responsible for most of the psychological effects of marijuana.

Do You Need A Food Science Consultant?

Depending on your mission or project goals, hiring a full-time person for a short-term issue may not by feasible from a practical position or due to restrictions in time or budget. A full-time employee requires a commitment to salary and benefits for a long term not to mention possible relocation costs. The answer might be to retain the services of a relevantly qualified and experienced consultant for the duration of the project, especially if the project of limited duration that does not warrant a full-time hire or because of uncertainty during these times of pandemic.

New Job Posting – Quality Assurance Manage, Southern California

Our client is dedicated to making products that taste delicious and promote healthy lifestyles to reduce obesity, diabetes, and heart disease. They keep their customers first in their minds, and ensure that they receive only the highest quality, responsibly sourced ingredients at the best available price through their deeply rooted connections in the industry. Their proprietary technology has revolutionized the way the market utilizes tree-nut butters. They seek a Quality Assurance Manager in their 25 person plant in the Simi Valley area.

Career Coaching – IFT Careers In Focus

Are you a new or mid-level food professional ready to advance your career? Need advice on what to do next or how to best position your talents? Take advantage of our 1:1 career coaching sessions as part of your IFT Careers InFocus experience.