Handelsblatt – The laboratory looks like a scene from Breaking Bad: huge glass flasks on workbenches, blue barrels and filters galore, all squirreled away in an old factory building. But that’s where the similarity to the popular Netflix series ends, insists Ivan Enderli, a founder of Swiss start-up KannaSwiss.
“What we’re doing here is totally legal,” Mr. Enderli said. The cannabis in the barrels contains large amounts of cannabidiol, or CBD, an ingredient of pot that is permitted in Switzerland. The banned chemical, tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, which causes the high in the drug, is below the legal 1 percent limit. The company gushes that its CBD products are designed “to relieve pain, increase health, and support a more sustainable level of happiness