The cannabis and hemp derivatives industry has exploded in popularity during the last 3-4 years, creating a vibrant environment for new consumers and producers. A massive shift in public perception and legality are key drivers in the increasing legitimacy of the sector that encourages innovation. Now, there’s a huge variety in products, and more recently, edibles are fast becoming the big sellers online.

Previously, the most well known THC was delta-9 THC, derived from the marijuana plant. However, now you can enjoy hemp derived delta 8 THC. It’s a much easier-going high, roughly half the potency of delta-9. It’s a more inclusive option for those who aren’t seasoned smokers but are curious to see what the buzz is all about.

However, there is a caveat to the sharp increase in delta-8 products that are flooding into the marketplace this year. A discrepancy in lab testing and quality checks is apparent between delta-8 producers. Essentially, this flies against the ethos of our industry that tends to promote well-being and trustworthy production methods. We’ll go into more detail about our full laboratory tested products and why you should choose ethically made delta-8 edibles.

Crazy8’s Premium Delta-8 Organic Gummies –

Mr. Hemp Flower’s Delta-8 gummies contain less than 0.3% delta-9 THC, but plenty of Delta 8. Available in 10mg, 20mg or 50mg. potencies, each jar comes with ten delicious gummies infused with delta-8 THC. They craft their gummies using all-natural and organic ingredients, and they contain zero animal by-products, which means they are 100% vegan-friendly delta-8 THC gummies.

Ingredients and Flavors:

  • Organic tapioca syrup, organic cane sugar, fruit pectin, organic flavor extracts, potassium citrate, citric acid, natural vegetable coloring, hemp-derived delta 8 THC distillate.
  • Gummies are available in green apple, passion fruit, and black cherry vanilla.

The delta-8 compound has positive effects on the endocannabinoid system, which assist how your body manages stress.

Ideal for both first timers and seasoned smokers alike, delta-8 gummies provide a sense of calm and relief without any unwelcome side effects. Beginners often enjoy the milder 10-milligram gummies, and we have 20 and 50-milligram higher dosage options as well.

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Mr HempFlower Delta-8 Peanut Brittle Candy –

One of the most exciting aspects of the delta-8 THC boom is the innovation and options entering the marketplace. With this in mind, Mr HempFlower’s Peanut Brittle is in a league of its own. It’s now simple to find something for your sweet tooth that also gives a mellow high. Each package contains approximately 27 grams of peanut brittle candy, with a total of 150 milligrams of delta-8 THC compound.

The delta-8 extract and sugar combination quickly absorb into the bloodstream, providing you with a fast-acting, smooth, and relaxing experience. Impress your friends when they next visit by handing around some of our delicious, and effective delta-8 peanut brittle candy. If you’re struggling with gift ideas, we have the perfect solution to put you at the top of the coolest best friend list.

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Crazy8s Delta-8 THC Softgel Capsules

 

Whenever we get our creative team together to brainstorm a new product, there’s something that drives everything we do. And that’s offering more choices, with a view of being as inclusive as possible. We base this on customer feedback and from actively participating in our online THC community. By doing this, we know where there are gaps between what people want and what’s available on the market.

That’s what makes our Softgel capsules so special. They provide people with a time-released effect that’s convenient, fast-acting, and evenly spreads across. The Softgel capsules are an easy-to-use, using the same method as medicine or a supplement. Taking other delta-8 THC concentrates, distillates, oils, and tinctures often requires the use of a dropper or handling liquids that are prone to spilling.

Softgel capsules by Crazy8s means you’ll no longer have to worry about using bottles of messy and expensive oils. You now have a straightforward way to introduce delta-8 THC extracts into your daily or nightly routine. There’s no aftertaste or hemp flavor with Crazy8s Softgel capsules. You can enjoy all the relaxing effects of delta-8 THC without any unwanted flavors or oils on your tongue.

The benefits of taking delta-8 THC in soft gel capsule form are convenient, portable, and easy to swallow. Softgels represent an excellent option for those seeking relief from delta-8 THC products but prefer to avoid smoking hemp flowers. The effects of consuming cannabinoids orally typically take longer to onset, but the effects have more staying power and feels deeper than compared with smoking. Swallowing a single 30 mg delta-8 THC capsule is approximately equal to smoking 2 grams of 15% potency delta-8 THC flower.

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Mr HempFlower Delta-8 Honey Sticks

If you have a sugar craving with an added comforting wave that comes with a quality THC high, look no further than Mr HempFlower Honey Sticks. We pack 16 milligrams of delta-8 THC and 26.27 milligrams of CBD into every stick, combining them with locally sourced organic honey. The result is a tasty treat that will give you that delta-8 glow for several hours.

There are many benefits of mixing delta-8 THC and organic honey. This includes a much nicer taste than unflavored delta-8, as well as moderate absorption rates, in comparison to faster-acting liquid sugar infusions (approx. 30 minutes). By adding honey, we’re also able to enhance the antimicrobial and antioxidant properties of the compounds.

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Mr HempFlower Delta-8 THC Gummies

If you’re looking for high-quality gummies with a medium dosage, you’re in for a treat that’s bursting with flavor. Mr HempFlower’s delta-8 THC Gummies pack a punch. Each gummy contains 25 milligrams of delta-8 THC: that’s a whopping 200 milligrams per pack. This hemp derivative is crafted to combine the right taste and texture.

Most of the gummies available on the market use a spray-coating process to add the delta-8 extract. Not us, all our delta 8 gummies are infused with delta 8 THC in the baking process.

For us, it’s all about providing a premium product that’s backed up with a certificate of authenticity. All our delta-8 products undergo third-party lab testing to confirm purity and potency. We make this promise to our customers – we only produce the best delta-8 and CBD products on the market, and our transparency is how we keep our word.

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Delta-8 Chewing Gum

Crazy8s Mint Gum rounds off an impressive range of high-quality delta-8 THC edible products. Each piece of gum contains 10mg of delta-8 THC, with eight bits per pack. Our delta-8 gum doesn’t contain GMO hemp or any traces of pesticides or heavy metals. Everything starts with hemp grown in organic, nutrient-rich soil.

This delicious and refreshing chewing gum has a long-lasting flavor, with a subtle, moderate, non-intrusive high. This makes it perfect for a quick daytime perk to enjoy with a coffee or after lunch. If you have the day from hell, don’t panic – just pop a delta-8 gum and wave goodbye to those tense shoulders and headaches.

You can enjoy delta-8 THC mint gum whenever the mood takes you, day or night. Much like other edibles, you should be mindful of taking the correct dose that aligns with your experience. If you are sensitive to substances such as cannabinoids, it will help if you start with half a piece of gum (5mg delta-8 THC). Wait to see how it will affect you before consuming more.

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What Are Delta-8-THC Gummies and Edibles?

Delta-8 gummies and other similar products represent a new way to enjoy cannabinoids, making it more inclusive. For people who don’t smoke and are hesitant about the strength of THC products, it’s a softer introduction. Mr HempFlowerand Crazy8s gummies are delicious, and we offer a variety of flavors. With a relatively long shelf life, you won’t have to worry about them spoiling. Furthermore, we provide you with straightforward dosage instructions.

The process for producing gummies is to infuse the distillate into the candy base. Then we add flavorings and other natural ingredients – you can click here to read specific product information. Instead of the stronger psychoactive delta-9 THC, these gummies contain delta-8 THC, which is milder, although they’re both varieties of tetrahydrocannabinol.

For someone new to gummies, the general strength of delta-8 is estimated at half the potency of delta-9 THC. For most people, gummies have a very mild and calming experience that alleviates stress and anxiety. It’s rare, but there are occasional reports of psychoactive effects, although they’re mild when compared to the delta-9 equivalent.

What Are the Effects of Delta-8-THC?

From talking to customers and participating in online discussions, the opinion of delta-8 THC is overwhelmingly positive. Many describe it as a manageable high that feels more akin to a relaxant. While it has similarities to its sibling delta-9 THC, the effect is gentle and less intense. Delta-8 THC is mildly psychoactive, which reduces the likelihood of side effects such as anxiety and paranoia.

Delta-8 THC is a great choice for those who feel anxious when smoking weed. Additionally, it’s a good option for those new to cannabis. If you want to see how THC makes you feel, we highly suggest trying delta-8 first.

It’s also why a lot of newbies and former smokers prefer delta-8 THC products. They can enjoy the relaxing benefits that initially attracted them to cannabis without the downsides. Moreover, there are no issues with consumer confidence by buying products from a credible source that tests for potency and quality. You know what you’re ingesting, how strong it is, and that it’s free from contaminants.

People choose delta-8 THC edibles primarily to alleviate stress, pain, and sleep issues. Others are looking for a nonintrusive way to relax and unwind. Delta-8 provides a smoother experience of THC without the unwanted anxiety, tension, or even paranoia that results from taking too much delta-9. If you want to enjoy hemp or cannabis without the intoxicating effects of delta-9, then delta-8 THC could be a great alternative.

What Is the Best Delta-8 THC Dosage?

The dosages of delta-8 THC products in the Mr HempFlower and Crazy8s range start at 10 milligrams and go up to 50 milligrams. For delta-9 THC fans, you might need a higher dose for the desired effect. That’s because of the reduced potency and the nature of the high. If you’re new to THC, its best to start with low doses (for ex. under 5mg’s).

Over time, your tolerance will increase. You can up the dosage by 5 or 10-milligram increments. delta-8 THC might be on the milder side, but it can still lead to unwelcome side effects if you go overboard. This is typically fatigue, sedation, or general discomfort and irritability. The good news is they pass quickly.

Finding the Correct Delta-8-THC Dose for You –

This is something that’s unique to each individual and requires a bit of trial and error.

The benefit of purchasing Mr HempFlower products is the transparency of the potency and ingredients. Furthermore, we have lab reports available for every item we sell. They meet all the regulatory compliance and quality standards. That means you can enjoy delta-8 gummies and other similar goods without worrying about safety.

You can always notch the dose up slightly as you gain more experience. It’s still a good idea to gradually increase the dosage and give yourself regular breaks to limit having too high a tolerance. Remember that this is whatever feels suitable for you, and everyone’s different.

Are Delta-8 THC Gummies Safe?

Cannabis and any related produce won’t cause a severe or fatal overdose, regardless of how much you smoke or eat. That means, even if you overindulge, you don’t have to worry about any short or long-term health issues or overdosing to the point of death,  but you might be intoxicated for several hours.

As always, that doesn’t mean it’s consequence-free, and we encourage our customers to use Mr HempFlower and Crazy8s sensibly. There’s a reason why we provide a lot of dosage and ingredient information. Similarly, every single item we promote comes with a laboratory report from an independent provider.

The typical symptoms for people who go over and above their tolerance might experience a few unwelcome reactions. These include lethargy, dizziness, cottonmouth, dry eyes, poor concentration, and short-term memory gaps.

Tips on Avoiding Dangerous Delta-8 THC Gummies

Now let’s talk about the dangers that you might encounter when using delta-8 THC products. The good news is delta-8 is not a harmful compound. When purchasing from sources who don’t put their goods through laboratory tests and other quality standards, problems might arise. That’s why it’s crucial to ask whether the producer is certified and has lab reports to share.

Here’s a brief overview of the how the process works. Unlike delta-9 THC and CBD, cannabis producers don’t synthesize delta-8 THC. This compound is a by-product of the delta-9 THC breakdown process. That means you need to ramp up the procedure of breaking down delta-9 THC to get sufficient amounts of delta-8 THC.

Due to the complex nature of performing this exercise, many companies are utilizing an alternative technique. Instead of waiting for the delta-8 compound to naturally occur after synthesizing delta-9 from CBD, they’re able to repeat the synthesization. That makes it possible to increase the extraction amounts significantly.

While this sounds like a good thing, they can only achieve this with a chemical process that enables heat extraction. The chemicals have toxic properties, which often leads to contamination and impurities. And that’s why producers who game the system can’t provide you with lab reports or testimonials for purity.

Is Delta-8 THC Legal?

Now we’re entering into somewhat of a grey zone regarding the legality of delta-8 and delta-9 products. The 2018 Farming Act bill essentially gave license to increase the use of CBD derivatives. It effectively transferred the oversight from the DEA to the FDA. The latter are now implementing strategies to ensure that safety standards are met.

This means that all hemp products that contain less than 0.3% delta-9 THC are legal in the US. And because the process of delta-8 THC extraction is from hemp instead of cannabis, it should be fully legal, even if an individual state doesn’t permit the sale or use of marijuana. So, it’s a no-brainer – delta-8 has no legal (federal) implications.

Unfortunately, the FDA has muddied the waters regarding the interpretation of the Farming Act and enthused CBD products. It gets a bit complicated, but in a nutshell – they ruled that CBD is an active ingredient and adding it to food products creates a public health interest conflict. Therefore, several states have a ban on delta-8 and delta-9 goods.

Alaska, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Iowa, Montana, Utah, and Pennsylvania all ban the sale of delta-8 THC. This might lead to complications if you’re ordering Mr HempFlower and Crazy8s edibles. We advise that doing so is at your own risk, and the items could be confiscated. You’ll need to research thoroughly before purchasing any hemp products to avoid any legal issues.

The Differences Between Delta-8 THC and Delta-9 THC

To someone new to using delta-8 and delta-9 edibles, you might still have some questions about strength, side effects, tolerance, and any legal issues. We’re going to group the salient points from this article to give you a quick guide to the differences between the two compounds. That way, you’ll have an overview and starting point to reference as you browse our range of products.

  Delta-9 THC Delta-8 TCH
Strength/Potency Similar in strength to low or medium grade cannabis. Approx. 50% strength of delta-9.
High Similar high to cannabis. Milder, less intrusive.
Side Effects Higher doses can have similar downsides as cannabis, including mild anxiety and paranoia. Can cause cottonmouth, dry eyes, and lack of concentration in higher doses.
Tolerance Long-term use will increase tolerance. Long-term use will increase tolerance.
Legality Technically legal but subject to different laws per state. Technically legal but subject to different laws per state.
Process Synthesized from CBD. *By-product of delta-9 synthesization.
Quality Standards Requires testing via independent laboratory. Requires testing via independent laboratory.

*Relates to the correct process for extracting delta-8 THC

Strength and Side Effects

From this table, you get a simple reference between some of the similarities and differences between delta-8 and delta-9 THC products. Both will give you a sense of euphoria and relaxation, but delta-8 offers one with a less intrusive headspace effect. Cannabis smokers might want the same type of psychoactive THC buzz. But there are a few more downsides to this, and that puts others off trying edibles.

That’s what makes delta-8 THC an excellent alternative. You can get similar levels of stress reduction and chilled vibes without having to worry about feeling anxious or unnecessarily fearful. That said, you can avoid many of these unwanted reactions by being mindful of dosage and staying in your lane. In most cases, you’ll only experience mild lethargy and drowsiness if you eat too many edibles.

Delta-8 THC has mildly psychoactive properties, so it will provide the user with a high. Due to the lower potency, the effects on your body and mind are more subtle. It’s worth remembering that everyone has a unique response to cannabinoids. While each person’s experience with delta-8 will be different, most people typically report a slight psychoactive experience that subtly distorts the perception of time and space.

Tolerance and Dosages

Let’s talk more about tolerance and how this affects your ability to gauge dosages. Your body increases its ability to tolerate substances, and delta-8 and delta-9 are no different. That’s why regular users of these compounds increase their intake to replicate the desired high or effect. This usually occurs after a month of daily use.

That’s why it’s vital to be sensible and only ingest THC derivatives in moderation. Taking a day off will reduce tolerance levels, allowing you to retain a similar dose to achieve your high preference. It’s also worth applying dosing approaches for different situations. For example – you might choose to increase your quantity if you’re enjoying gummies with friends. But if it’s just to relax and unwind after a long day at work, maybe consider going back to a moderate dose.

Legality and Misconceptions

While the overall journey towards the legalization of marijuana has been decades in the making, there have been some promising recent wins for the community. However, don’t let that blindside you to legal issues that act as roadblocks to many recreational users of THC products. Cannabis might be legal in many states, but federal laws and regulations differ drastically.

Compounds that derive from marijuana might be legal in one state but illegal in the neighbouring ones. In this instance, delta-9 products come with more legal problems, especially when crossing state lines. Delta-8 is derived from hemp and therefore enjoys a loophole, as per the Farming Act. However, referring to our earlier section, the FDA deems edibles with CBD as an active ingredient exempt from this act.

Some states have restrictions or bans on delta-8 THC products. As many as a dozen states limit sales or possession of delta-8, so it’s crucial to familiarize yourself with your local and state laws. If you live in a state that has restrictions in place, you are purchasing delta-8 products at your own risk.

Drug Test Results and Delta-8 Products

The short answer to this question is yes; you will likely fail a drug test because of the delta-8 THC in gummies and other edibles. Most drug tests don’t generally differentiate between the different types of THC. The amount of time that delta-8 THC stays in your system depends on several factors, including how much delta-8 THC you consume and how frequently, as well as your metabolism and body mass.

How to Find the Best Products — Delta-8 THC Gummies Buyer’s Guide

If you want to have peace of mind, you’re eating safe delta-8 (and delta-9) gummies and edibles; quality is king. Please don’t take it for granted that a THC producer always has ethical intentions because of the overall industry ethos. Quality comes through testing and accreditation, not affiliation or from unearned virtue. Follow the below points as a quick guide, and we’ll give you more context on each point:

  1. Make sure the company tests their products via a third-party lab.
  2. Look at user reviews.
  3. The amount of delta-9 THC should be lower than 0.3%.
  4. Make sure the delta-8 THC comes from organic, nutrient-rich soil.
  5. Pay attention to additional ingredients.

1. Third-Party Laboratory Testing

Nowadays, there’s more consumer power than ever to help shape decisions on what services you use and the products you purchase. Although there are gaps and loopholes less credible tetrahydrocannabinol producers take advantage of, there’s a way to sidestep them. And that’s by checking their online ratings and reviews for customer service. More importantly, you should only buy gummies and edibles from companies that test their products.

Similarly, the lab must be entirely independent, meaning they share no affiliation with the company. That includes any business arrangements where they might profit or benefit in any way. Additionally, the results should be easy to locate on their website, to read directly or download. If you struggle to find anything, you can also email to inquire if they test and keep records.

The lab tests will concentrate on two main areas of interest: potency and purity. Referring to an earlier point, producers who speed up the delta-8 extraction process (using chemicals or bleaching) will come unstuck. A complete panel laboratory evaluation will detail the presence of heavy metals, chemicals, and any other foreign agents.

It’s also bad news for any company that uses organic in a misleading pretence because pesticides will also show up in the results. The same goes for other microorganisms, such as mould, yeast, or potentially harmful bacteria like salmonella and E. coli. The legal requirements for all delta-8 and delta-9 products remain under the 0.3% THC maximum limit.

2. Research and Read Reviews from Other Users

We’re moving rapidly towards an online marketplace that acts as the primary way for people to buy goods and services. Unlike the older, more traditional model, this removes part of the one-on-one sales interaction. While more and more companies are using virtual assistants, you’re essentially basing your decision on the information that’s available.

Luckily, there’s a smart way of checking up on a company before buying anything. Google reviews provide you with a wealth of information about companies that have an online presence. Simply type in the product you want and go through the various suppliers. Most will indicate if they have a website, their contact details, and an overall Google rating.

Within a couple of minutes, you can start to work out if they’re a credible producer. Similarly, if you’re part of online cannabis forums, you’ll have plenty of suggestions there from fellow smokers and fans of edibles. Remember to read the reviews and take some with a pinch of salt. A few will sound a bit off and scripted because they’re fake. Essentially, it’s a numbers game and companies with hundreds of reviews will have a high percentage of genuine testimonials and ratings.

3. Make Sure the Delta-8 THC Comes from Organic, Nutrient-Rich Soil

There’s a myth surrounding the phrase ‘organic’ that creates a scepticism around whether it’s genuine or simply a buzzword. Fortunately, it’s the real deal, and it takes a lot of accreditation and laboratory tests before a grower or producer can use it for promotional purposes. That means the soil itself must be organic and contain no contaminants, such as pesticides, non-organic sprays, or heavy metals.

The hemp plant is a bioaccumulator, and this refers to its highly functional ability to absorb substances. Therefore, if the soil is rich in nutrients, the hemp plant will gorge on these favorable properties. Conversely, if there are lots of pesticides or other harmful materials, it will contaminate the plant. And the knock-on effect of the latter will spoil any efforts for making a high-quality edible.

Notably, the highest standard of organic hemp tends to originate from Colorado, California, Oregon, and Kentucky. The cultivators of premium hemp will also have an organic certification for their farm that is subject to official re-evaluation every twelve or eighteen months.

4. Pay Attention to Additional Ingredients

The devil is always in the detail. When you’re browsing the internet searching for gummies and other edibles, make sure they’re organic. Not only will you receive better quality products, but the natural flavorings and sweeteners also taste amazing. The ones packed with artificial compounds tend to have a noticeably synthetic aftertaste.

Mr HempFlower – High-Quality Delta-8 Edibles –

The hemp industry continues to grow in popularity, and much of this is driven by the recent surge in delta-8 THC products. In part, this is due to the more favorable legal status that hemp enjoys, in addition to a proactive and innovative platform of cultivators and producers. However, it’s worth remembering that it’s not all positive – and there are too many inferior brands selling poor quality delta-8 goods.

That’s why it is necessary to be cautious and do plenty of research before purchasing. The solution is a simple two-step verification process. One – request a lab test that proves the quality of the ingredients. Two – check the company’s online reviews.

You can achieve positive results for both by clicking here to learn more about Mr HempFlower’s range of delta-8 THC and related products. Every product undergoes lab testing, and you can read each report and additional ingredient information.

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