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Aerosol Aerosol is defined as a mixture in which one substance (either a solid or liquid) of microscopically dispersed insoluble particles is suspended in a gas, usually dispensed in a cloud or mist.   Aerosol Medication Aerosol medications are usually given in different...

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Live Resin

What are Live Resins? Live resins are type of cannabis concentrate, like wax or shatter, that is produced using a technique that takes freshly harvested cannabis and freezes it immediately and throughout the extraction process. They are higher in terpenes...
Former President Barack Obama signed Rohrabacher-Farr Amendment into effect on December 16, 2014. Rohrabacher-Farr prohibits the U.S. Justice Department from spending funds that interfere with the implementation of state medical marijuana laws. Furthermore, Rohrabacher-Farr protects medicinal marijuana usage. For example,...

Rosin

Rosin is a viscous or solid substance. It comes from cannabis. Extracting rosin involves using heat. Rosin is what's usually leftover after heating and consuming cannabis. Furthermore, smoking pipes or devices usually contain rosin. There are easy ways to extract rosin...
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Rosin Press

A rosin press compresses dry marijuana into solventless extract. Furthermore, a solventless extract does not contain solvents or chemicals. A rosin press creates a solvent-less cannabis extract, or wax, when heated.
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Wax

Wax is another word for cannabis extract. This type of cannabis extract has a waxy texture and consistency. Dabbing involves the use of wax.

Cannabidiol

Cannabidiol is an active cannabinoid in the cannabis plant. CBD is short for Cannabidiol. Cannabis has 113 known active cannabinoids. It makes up about 40% of the plant. It's a non-psychoactive cannabinoid. Therefore, it does not produce "the high" of...

Dabbing

Dabbing is the act of pressing essential oil extracts or concentrates onto the heated surface of a dab rig. The essential oil extracts or concentrates produce vapor when heated up. Then, an individual can start inhaling the vapor.

Dab Rig

A dab rig is associated with dabbing. Dabbing requires the use of a dab rig. Essential oil extracts and concentrates can be dabbed. A dab rig is typically a glass bong that incorporates water filtration. A dab rig requires a...

CB1 Receptor

CB1 receptor refers to Cannabinoid receptor type 1. A CB1 receptor is a cell membrane receptor found in the brain. It stimulates the physiological processes of appetite, mood, memory, and pain-sensation. Therefore, marijuana can relieve pain, increase appetite, and...
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Solventless Extract

Solventless extract are cannabis concentrates made through an extraction process that does not use solvents or chemicals. For example, a common type of solventless extract is rosin. While there are several ways to extract cannabis, using a hair straightener is...

Prop 64

California Proposition 64, commonly known as Prop 64, legalized recreational marijuana in the State of California. It passed with 57.13% voter approval. Retail sales of recreational marijuana will not begin in California until January 1, 2018. Furthermore, it's expected that...

Prop 215

California Proposition 215, commonly known as Prop 215, went into effect in 1996. Specifically, Prop 215 exempts medicinal marijuana users and their caregivers from criminal prosecution in the state of California. The counties of San Diego and San Bernadino filed...
Marijuana delivery services distribute marijuana to medical marijuana patients. They are similar to most other delivery services because driver simply delivers and drops off medical marijuana to patients. They are popular in cities that ban dispensaries. Some cities in California...
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Bud Rot

Bud rot is the rotting of marijuana. Once rotted, the marijuana may taste awful and it could contain mold, mildew, or other harmful compounds. Keeping weed out of humid environments prevents bud rot. Another way to prevent bud rot is...

Botrytis Cinerea

Botrytis Cinerea is a necrotic fungus that effects plants and fruits. It consequently causes bud rot. Bud rot is "moldy weed". Keeping weed in a cool, dry, and ventilated place prevents bud rot. Furthermore, users should keep their smoking devices...

Budtender

A budtender is the the second person customers and patients see when they enter a medical or recreational marijuana dispensary. Budtenders are like bartenders because they help customers pick out concentrates and edibles, and then prepares their purchases. Most budtenders...