News

How Long Does it Take for Weed to Expire?

By: Soft Secrets, July 18, 2017

Does weed have an expiration date? Remember that episode of Roseanne where the parents find a twenty-year-old bag of pot, smoke it, and get super stoned? Classic episode, but how realistic is it? Most stoners will tell you to smoke, vape, or bake your bud before it goes bad. But that leaves the million dollar question: does weed expire? And if so, how long does it take for your cannabis to reach its expiration date?

Does weed expire?

The short answer is yes. Because marijuana is a plant, it is subject to the same laws of nature that govern every other type of plant. All living things must meet their end and break down to feed other organisms and make room for new life. It’s beautiful, really.

Cannabis has a shelf life. But you shouldn’t feel pressured to smoke that 1/8 of Space Queen in one weekend just to beat the clock. Experts in the weed industry agree that when cured well and stored properly, marijuana can last from 12-18 months without losing potency. Nowhere near the 20 years, it kept in the episode of Roseanne, but still impressive.

Has your grass turned gross?

Who among us hasn’t found a container of pot in the back of our underwear drawer? Before you toss it, be sure to check that it’s actually toast. Is is dry and crumbly? Or does it maintain its form and integrity when touched? Next time you discover some misplaced dope, consult our handy guide to determine its dankness. And to answer the inevitable follow-up question, yes, your edibles can also expire. But not in the way you’re expecting.

Smart Storage

To prevent having to pitch your pot, you need to adopt proper storage techniques. Leave behind the days of small zip lock baggies. That’s kid stuff. You’re an adult now; you need to invest in some adult containers. Mason jars are airtight and affordable and aesthetically pleasing if that’s important to you. If you’re looking for something more high-tech, though, there are tons of cool options to choose from.

SOURCE

www.greenrushdaily.com

Share this article Linkedin Pinterest

Read more

Entertainment

GOD ON HIGH Inside Colorado ‘s psychedelic Church of CANNABIS

By: Soft Secrets, July 26, 2017

GOD ON HIGH Inside Colorado ‘s psychedelic Church of CANNABIS where chilled-out worshippers smoke joints in the pews while listening to rock music IN...

— Read More
Entertainment

Donald Trump and His Advisers Discuss Replacing Attorney General Jeff Sessions

By: Soft Secrets, July 26, 2017

Will the push to legalize cannabis be affected by Trump’s possible replacement of Attorney General Jeff Sessions? Donald Trump and his advisers are thinking...

— Read More
Entertainment

Denver Roofer Offering $500 in Free Weed If You Buy a New Roof

By: Soft Secrets, July 26, 2017

It only takes one hailstorm to see how competitive the roofing wars can get in Denver, with companies offering hundreds of dollars in gift...

— Read More
SoftSecrets nu ook online

Soft Secrets now also available online

High-profile interviews and current news. Items that strike you and images to inspire you. But also sections on beauty, fashion, food, TV, music, art and film.

All magazines
x

We use cookies to give you the best possible online experience. By agreement you allow us to use cookies as indicated in our cookies policy.