Edibles have soared beyond the market correction experienced by most legal weed in the days after the state holed up. According to Eaze, since March 9 sales of bud and vapes have dropped 8% while purchases of edible products have doubled.
- “We hypothesize people are looking for options that place less strain on their respiratory systems and that are more discreet,” says Travis Rexroad, Weedmaps’ director of communications.
- No studies have directly linked cannabis smoking to coronavirus. However, the disease can cause respiratory illness, and smoking and vaping can aggravate it.