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Kratom vs Kava

Posted by SOL Botanicals

People are often surprised to learn that kratom is a plant related to the coffee family. In kratom’s native Southeast Asian countries, locals often chew the kratom leaves for energy and pain relief.
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People are often surprised to learn that kratom is a plant related to the coffee family. In kratom’s native Southeast Asian countries, locals often chew the kratom leaves for energy and pain relief.
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Is Kratom Legal in Alaska in 2021?

Posted by SOL Botanicals

Kratom is still relatively new in the western world, and while the growth and use has significantly proliferated over the past fear years, kratom is not well known in Alaska. However, just because there isn’t a lot of attention as of yet doesn’t mean that kratom will stay in the shadows forever, and with that laws and regulations will inevitably follow.
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Kratom is still relatively new in the western world, and while the growth and use has significantly proliferated over the past fear years, kratom is not well known in Alaska. However, just because there isn’t a lot of attention as of yet doesn’t mean that kratom will stay in the shadows forever, and with that laws and regulations will inevitably follow.
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Is Kratom Legal in Alabama in 2021?

Posted by SOL Botanicals

In 2016, the Alabama Senate decided to make kratom illegal because mitragynine and 7-hydroxymitragynine, the two most active alkaloids found in kratom, are controlled substances under Alabama law. 
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In 2016, the Alabama Senate decided to make kratom illegal because mitragynine and 7-hydroxymitragynine, the two most active alkaloids found in kratom, are controlled substances under Alabama law. 
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Maeng Da Kratom

Posted by SOL Botanicals

Maeng Da Kratom is  scientifically known as Mitragyna Speciosa, a plant in the same family as the coffee plant. Borneo is one of the primary Kratom natural habitats on the planet. Maeng Da Kratom from Borneo grows in the oldest rainforest in the world, around 140 million years old.
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Maeng Da Kratom is  scientifically known as Mitragyna Speciosa, a plant in the same family as the coffee plant. Borneo is one of the primary Kratom natural habitats on the planet. Maeng Da Kratom from Borneo grows in the oldest rainforest in the world, around 140 million years old.
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Is Kratom Legal in Tennessee in 2021?

Posted by SOL Botanicals

According to the attorney general Herbert H. Slatery III on a publication made available on December 20, 2017, possession of the Kratom plant in its natural botanical form should not subject a person to potential criminal prosecution under Tennessee law.
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According to the attorney general Herbert H. Slatery III on a publication made available on December 20, 2017, possession of the Kratom plant in its natural botanical form should not subject a person to potential criminal prosecution under Tennessee law.
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