VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. (“Emerald”) (TSXV: EMH; OTCQX:EMHTF) has shipped 9,960 40-ml units of its SYNC 25 CBD oil to Alberta and Saskatchewan. The Emerald-branded Indica-dominant CBD oil offers consumers a smoke-free product alternative.
“CBD oil has become an increasingly popular product on the market today, and our cannabis-derived SYNC 25 is an example of the high-quality products that consumers can expect from Emerald,” said Dr. Avtar Dhillon, President and Executive Chairman of Emerald. “With our range of expertise in the research and development of science-driven products, we will continue to expand our product portfolio and meet consumer demand.”
SYNC 25 has been shipped to Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis and to private retailers authorized by the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority. In May, Emerald shipped 6,000 40-ml units of SYNC 25 to the British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch.
About Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc.
Emerald Health Therapeutics, Inc. is a Canadian licensed producer of cannabis products, with strategic initiatives focused on differentiated, value-added product development for medical and adult-use customers supported by novel intellectual property, large-scale cultivation, extraction, and softgel encapsulation, as well as unique marketing and distribution channels. Its 50%-owned Pure Sunfarms operation in British Columbia is in full production in its first 1.1 million square foot greenhouse, with growing capacity of approximately 75,000 kg; a second 1.1 million square foot greenhouse is planned to be in full production by the end of 2020. Emerald’s two other wholly-owned facilities in QuĂ©bec, a high-quality indoor growing and processing facility, and British Columbia, an organic greenhouse and outdoor operation, are completing construction and are working toward final permitting. Emerald has also contracted for approximately 1,200 acres of hemp annually in 2019 to 2022 with the objective of extracting low-cost CBD. Its team is highly experienced in life sciences, product development, large-scale agri-business, and marketing.
Emerald is part of the Emerald Health group, which represents a broad array of companies focused on developing pharmaceutical, botanical, and nutraceutical products aimed at providing wellness and medical benefits by interacting with the human body’s endocannabinoid system.
For further information about Emerald Health Therapeutics.
Please visit www.emeraldhealth.ca or contact:
Rob Hill, Chief Financial Officer
(800) 757 3536 Ext. #5
Emerald Investor Relations
(800) 757 3536 Ext. #5
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