October 1, 2018
One Better Ventures Invests $2 Million Into Remedy Review, a New Media Property
Former Burt’s Bees and Seventh Generation Executives Announce New Venture in Natural Health
One Better Ventures will invest $2 million into Remedy Review, a media company with the ambitious mission to advance the wellbeing of people through unrivaled content on natural health. Remedy Review will provide evidence-based content that separates fact from fiction in the evolving natural health product category that covers cannabidiol (CBD), hemp-based products, essential oils, and more.
January 22, 2019
Remedy Review tests 29 CBD brands—4 fail and 1 product recall already issued
First review site invested in third-party testing of CBD finds pesticides, bacteria, and inaccurate labeling in products
Remedy Review, the venture capital-backed independent observer for natural health, conducted lab tests of top CBD products. The results—including 4 failures—indicated the need for independent monitoring and testing.
With medical professionals, celebrities, and athletes talking about the potential of CBD, consumer use is on the rise. Television segments from Dr. Oz and the TODAY Show and testimonials from celebrities like Kristen Bell and Ricky Williams contribute to this momentum. Now there is unprecedented incentive for brands to rush products to market and potentially take risks in the supply chain that could harm consumers.