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Delta 8 THC

What is Delta 8 THC?

Delta-8 is a cannabis compound that has grown in popularity due to its resemblance to THC, the key compound in cannabis that causes euphoria, pleasure, sedation, symptom relief, and other effects. The majority of cannabis strains contain high levels of THC.

Chemical structures and names are the only parallels between the two cannabinoids. Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, also known as delta-9 THC or simply delta-9, is the scientific term for THC. Delta-8 stands for delta-8-tetrahydrocannabinol, which is also known as delta-8 THC. The effects of delta-8 THC are similar to those of normal delta-9 THC, but they are much less potent.

THC comes in two different forms: delta-8 and delta-9. When people speak about THC, they're usually referring to delta-9 THC. (When we say "THC" without a suffix in this post, we're talking about delta-9 THC.)

The legality of delta-8 is currently unclear. Hemp or cannabis can also be used to make it. Hemp can now be grown and extracted legally throughout the United States, thanks to the 2018 farm bill, rendering delta-8 legal in states where delta-9 THC is illegal—in certain cases.

What does Delta 8 THC do?

Delta-8 users experience many of the same effects as THC users, including moderate euphoria, pleasure, uplifting emotions, and relief from certain symptoms like discomfort, despite the fact that the compound is much less active. Insomnia can be alleviated by using Delta-8.

Dry mouth, swollen skin, the munchies, short-term memory, paranoia, and fear are also possible side effects that are close to those of THC. It's worth noting that delta-8 hasn't been thoroughly investigated, and further study into its mental and physical effects is needed.

Where to Buy Delta 8 THC?

You can order delta 8 THC products online and have them arrive within 2-3 days. The most popular products include delta 8 gummies, delta 8 tinctures, delta 8 distillate and delta 8 nano solution.

Can Delta 8 THC Get You High?

One of the difference between Delta 8 and Delta 9 is the "high" that they both give. Users describe the Delta 8 high as more mild and less aggressive than the delta 9 high. If you're going for purely a high experience, then delta 8 is still an alternative for people who live in states where Cannabis is illegal. However, always check your local state laws before purchasing delta 8 products.

Many people still prefer the mild high that Delta 8 offers over delta 9 because there is less cognitive and motor impairment involved.  In fact, high performance individuals such as athletes, entrepreneurs, and creatives prefer delta 8 as it they claim it increases their productivity and ability to get in the zone.

Delta 8 vs Delta 9

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There are three distinct variations: differences on a molecular level, differences in availability, and differences in how the highs are experienced.

  • Molecular: On a molecular level Delta 9 THC has a double bond on the 9th carbon chain whereas Delta 8 THC has a double bond on the 8th carbon chain. Despite this being a seemingly small difference, it yields big results.
  • Availability: Delta 8 THC is less abundant than Delta 9 THC in the marijuana / cannabis plant - only with recent technological advances have we been able to isolate Delta 8 THC for it to be publicly available.
  • Experience: Delta 8 THC has been shown to give a similar "high" to Delta 9 THC but with less severe side-effects. The high produced by Delta 8 THC (in comparison to Delta 9 THC - which is the most common THC) is described as "less intense, gentle, enjoyable and manageable".  On a more practical level, the highs from Delta 8 THC are found to have less functionality-impairing effects.

Delta 8 vs CBD

Since its inception, the cannabis industry has expanded tremendously, and more people are becoming knowledgeable of THC and CBD. If you're a regular cannabis user, you're already familiar with Delta 9 THC, also known as THC. However, have you heard about Delta 8 THC?

Although most people are familiar with the most common varieties of cannabinoids, such as THC and CBD, Delta 8 THC is an emerging compound in cannabis items. It's a cannabinoid, much like Cannabidiol (CBD) and Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), so what are the parallels and differences? Products containing Delta 8 THC can be found here.

How to Use Delta 8

DELTA 8 Distillate is now available! Our Delta 8 distillate is made from the unusual Delta 8 THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) present in hemp flowers and gives a comparable high to Delta 9 THC without the harmful side effects.

Delta 8 products have recently grown in popularity as consumers say they provide a better overall experience. Try putting some hemp-derived Delta-8 distillate in your vape carts, tinctures, or other things! Read our Delta-8 Blog for more information.

Fresh Bros offers hemp-derived D-8 Distillate that is compliant and third-party verified.

Delta 8 Legality - is Delta 8 THC Legal?

Read about the legality of Delta-8 from our Company Attorney here

Drug Test Disclaimer: The lesser-known delta-8 THC is a double bond isomer of the more common delta-9 THC. Although it might not have the same strength of delta-9delta-8 THC still has the ability of producing a high, with added therapeutic benefits.  If you are required to drug test, take at your own risk. 

Can Delta 8 Be Shipped?

Yes, Delta 8 can be shipped. In states where marijuana is legal, Delta 8 THC is preferred because it falls under different regulatory categories. Note that this exception does not apply to vape pens.

How to Make Delta 8 THC

We operate for a vertically organized operation that gives us complete control of all manufacturing processes. The soil is the first step in the production of delta 8. We cultivate stunning, high-quality cannabis flowers in dark, fertile, pesticide-free soil, labeled as industrial hemp with a delta-9-THC content of less than 0.3 percent. We take pride in harvesting, drying, curing, and trimming our buds, resulting in some of the best smokable hemp flowers in the United States. CBD, CBG, and CBN are all legal cannabinoids found in our buds.

What are the Benefits of Delta 8?

The most important thing you might be asking yourself is: what the hell is delta 8 going to make me feel? What makes it a legitimate variant of THC, and what makes it different from the THC that is now illegal at the federal level? Thankfully, we've got all the answers right here.

Before we go much farther, it's important to note that everybody is unique. If you're a first-time consumer, keep in mind that other people's experiences with delta 8 can vary from yours.

Delta 8 THC Side Effects

It gives you a floaty sensation as if you're weightless.
Increases stress levels and aids concentration.
Makes the user feel relaxed and calm, but not drowsy.
It stimulates the appetite and thus reduces the need to feed.
Extensive relaxation is elicited.
This are the common feelings that people describe experiencing, so you may feel differently. Have you ever experimented with delta 8? Was your feeling similar to what most people describe as a mellow, relaxing time?

How does delta-8-THC work with the endocannabinoid system?

Cannabis plants contain a variety of cannabinoids. There are chemical compounds that normally exist in the body and bind to receptors. They have a wide variety of physiological, emotional, and physical effects; yes, cannabinoids are responsible for the curing and medicinal powers of marijuana and CBD drugs.

The Entourage Effect and Delta 8 THC

Many cannabis users claim that Delta-8 THC makes them feel comfortable while still leaving them relatively clear-headed, and that it does not cause the nausea or jitteriness that a Delta-9 THC high does.

Can Drug Tests Detect Delta 8?

Drug Test Disclaimer: The lesser-known delta-8 THC is a double bond isomer of the more common delta-9 THC. Although it might not have the same strength of delta-9delta-8 THC still has the ability of producing a high, with added therapeutic benefits.  If you are required to drug test, take at your own risk. 

Delta 8 Distillate

Delta 8 THC can be harnessed in it's purest form through delta 8 distillate. The Delta 8 distillate at Freshbros is derived from the hemp plant and comes with updated COAs on every order. The COA will inform you of the purity and concentration of the delta 8 THC present in the distillate.

Delta 8 Syringe

Additionally, Freshbros offers delta 8 syringes that come in 3 separate sizes. These syringes are great for infusing different products with delta 8 THC. Using these syringes you can fill up your vape carts, infuse gummies, brownies, or other baked goods, or create your own unique delta 8 thc products.

Delta 8 Nano

Fresh Bros Delta 8 Nano solution is created using a patented technique that allows for the development of true nano particles with a diameter of less than 10 nm. They're then trapped in HydroPods, which are micro-clusters of ultra-pure water. Nanotechnology has been used in the pharmaceutical industry for years because of its accelerated absorption and capacity to reach far into the tissues and bloodstream until being broken down in the digestive tract, where it loses most of its effectiveness.

Delta 8 Gummies

Want to try something new or sample any of our best-tasting gummies? Vegan Delta 8 Gummies with Delta-8 THC are available.

Anyone who enjoys a little kick will love these gummies!

These are mildly psychoactive, unlike CBD gummies, and you can enjoy a moderate and calming high without the anxiety that comes with Delta-9 THC.

Natural Watermelon, Raspberry, Tangerine, and Lemon are among the flavors available in our 20ct Delta 8 gummies.

Delta 8 Tinctures

Fresh Bros Delta 8 Tincture was developed with healthy people and health in mind. Fresh Bros has a team of Delta 8 sponsored athletes who have incorporated Delta 8 goods into their daily lives in order to improve their competitive results.

D8LTA branded brands will help you get into the groove with a concentration you won't find anywhere else, whether you're a wakeboard ninja, yoga diva, endorsed competitor, or just like to rock out on your guitar. Our Delta 8 tincture is an excellent complement to any healthy lifestyle to help you achieve your goals. Relax the mind and body when remaining in the environment for unrivaled concentration.

Is Delta 8 THC a Cannabinoid?

Yes, Delta 8 THC is a cannabinoid.

What are all of the Cannabinoids in Delta 8?

For a full list of the cannabinoids present in a delta 8 product, please refer to the CoA.

Can you extract Delta 8 from Hemp?

Yes, all Freshbros hemp and THC products are made exclusively from Hemp.

Can you extract Delta 8 from Cannabis?