Some fun Cannabis Facts for you…
You Can’t Overdose on Cannabis
In order for you to overdose on Cannabis you would have to smoke 40,000 times the average amount within a short period of time. There are no records that directly link a death to cannabis. You can sometimes feel like you might die if you are newer to smoking and smoked more than you should have, but it will pass, just breath!
Cannabis kicks up your Metabolism
Every hemp plant could save 12 trees
Let’s just say this: It’s ridiculous that the world isn’t growing more hemp. Hemp, weed’s non-psychoactive sibling, can easily be made into biodiesel, paper products, and hemp concrete. Switching to hemp can dramatically cut down on our need for timber and our use of fossil fuels. This plant is one of the more sustainable choices out there.
Legalizing cannabis in all states would earn $10+ billion in tax revenue
160+ million people in the world use cannabis
That’s 2.5% of the global population. Cultures around the world have been using the cannabis plant in some way or another for centuries. It’s no surprise, then, to find that it’s currently the most commonly used illicit drug in the world.
Today’s flower is 57-67% more potent than herb from the ’70s
The invention of the hydroponics gardening system may have been the best thing every introduced to the cannabis industry. The herb of the 60s and 70s was nowhere near what it is today. In fact, it was common for people to smoke stem and fan leaf bits instead of bud. This is just statistics though, ask someone from the 70s to compare then and now and let us know…
28 U.S. states now have some sort of legal policies for cannabis
That’s right: over half of US states now have some type of relaxation in cannabis policy. In some states, it’s only the legalization of CBD oil. In other’s it’s decriminalization. Eight states and Washington D.C. have voted to legalize recreational cannabis, however, not all of the states have implemented legalization.