Many customer often express confusion regarding hemp and CBD-related terms. This guide will define the most commonly used phrases:
Concentrate, extract, hemp concentrate and hemp extract: plant extract recovered from extraction equipment after raw material has been processed via a chosen extraction method.
Concentrated hemp oil, CBD hemp oil, CBD-rich hemp oil, CBD-rich extract oil, CBD-rich hemp extract oil and CBD-rich extract: oils (commonly referred to as carrier oils) mixed with CBD-rich hemp extract.
Hemp oil: oil obtained by the pressing of hemp seeds.
Isolate, CBD crystal or crystalline: a crystal-like single-cannabinoid extract of CBD.
Full-spectrum: an extract composed of all plant components, e.g. cannabinoids, terpenes and other plant nutrients.
Carrier oil: the oil used to carry CBD-rich hemp extract.