KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — If you’ve never heard of Delta 8, you’re not alone. But you’ll likely be hearing a lot more about it soon.
Some people call Delta 8 “pot’s little brother”. It is getting a lot of attention because unlike its older brother, Delta 8 is legal in most states and even at the federal level.
Delta 8 is made from hemp and under the federal 2018 Farm Bill, cannabinoids derived from hemp fall under the rules of hemp.
Delta 9 is what people think of as traditional marijuana. There is just one atom difference between to two compounds. That one very small difference has huge ramifications. Delta 8, from hemp, is legal in most states, even if marijuana is not.
“With D8, you have the same effects of relaxation and calming but I don’t feel like my eyes are glazed over and I can’t focus,” said …