July 7, 2021

What are Edibles? Marijuana Facts for Parents

What are marijuana edibles?

WHAT WE KNOW:  Edibles, made with marijuana leaves or higher potency cannabis extracts, are a popular, less-detectable alternative to smoking marijuana. They may look like common baked goods, candies, and beverages, and are often designed in a way that appeals to youth. Package labeling may indicate THC-laden contents, but when unwrapped the product may look like and be mistaken for normal food.

WHAT WE'RE WATCHING:  The safety, potency and quality of edibles will often be unknown until uniform regulations are established.