DELTA-9-THC IS THE MAIN PSYCHOACTIVE COMPONENT OF CANNABIS, but it’s only one of the hundreds of compounds found in the plant. One of those compounds may be poised to challenge THC’s supremacy.This time, it’s not CBD. It’s a derivative of THC itself, called Delta-8-THC.

The difference between Delta-9-THC (the THC most people are familiar with) and Delta-8-THC is small. There’s a double carbon bond on the eighth carbon in the chain that makes up the compound, as opposed to the ninth. It can still get you high, yet that tiny change has allowed interest to snowball. Read the full story HERE