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Hemp Is Ready to Shine, Thanks to Plastic Bans and Carbon Caps

A worker carries hemp plants hemp plants during a harvest near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

A worker carries hemp plants hemp plants during a harvest near Cheyenne Wells, Colorado.

Photographer: Michael Ciaglo/Bloomberg

Welcome to The Dose, Bloomberg’s newsletter about the cannabis and psychedelics industries. 

A tectonic shift is taking place as previously underground drugs are thrust into the mainstream. As I’ve covered alcohol, tobacco and cannabis for Bloomberg News, a common theme has emerged: Mental-health care is ripe for disruption, and yesterday’s party drugs are tomorrow’s cures.