A Cannabis Reader: Global Issues and Local Experiences, by Sharon Rodner Sznitman, Borje Olsson, Robin Room

By Sharon Rodner Sznitman, Borje Olsson, Robin Room

Wish the instantly dope on marijuana? This ebook addresses one uncomplicated query: how am i able to locate caliber info on hashish, amid all of the bias and opinion? This monograph is split into volumes. this primary quantity facilities on political, legislative, advertisement and social advancements with regards to hashish. Its center viewers hence contains policymakers, sociologists, historians, reporters and people interested in enforcement. the second one quantity is concentrated at medicinal drugs pros operating within the fields of remedy, prevention and healthcare.

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327/2002)). Conversely, drug-type plants produce predominantly THC with trace quantities of CBD. The issue is further complicated by the existence of an intermediate plant which contains approximately equal amounts of both THC and CBD. The concentrations of these and other cannabinoids vary enormously in practice depending on plant breeding and cultivation techniques and on post-harvest handling.  239). THC is a highly unstable compound, breaking down in air and light to a number of inactive molecules, one of which, cannabinol (CBN), is commonly found in cannabis products as they age.

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