The number of hash explosions in Colorado have skyrocketed in Colorado since the sale of recreational marijuana was legalized on Jan. 1, according to a CBS4 investigation.
Colorado’s marijuana experiment is threatened by the very popularity of eating it instead of smoking it, leading the pot industry to join health officials and state regulators to try to curb the problem of consumers ingesting too much weed.
On Wednesday state leaders will meet to discuss how much marijuana is “too much.”
More than a dozen explosions in the Denver area so far this year are being blamed on people cooking hash oil.
A hash oil explosion has authorities in Jefferson County looking into charges against the parents of two small children.
Deputies in Jefferson County are investigating a hash oil explosion that happened at a Littleton townhouse Saturday night.
A CBS4 hidden camera investigation found marijuana dispensaries recommending higher doses of edible marijuana than the limit set by the state of Colorado.
Since Colorado legalized marijuana doctors say they’re seeing more and more people coming in with THC-related problems. So CBS4’s Alan Gionet wondered if the effects of pot are different when it’s eaten instead of being smoked.
The legality of a marijuana grow operation is being investigated after an explosion that sent three people to the hospital.
Authorities say three people are hurt after an explosion at a marijuana growing operation in Denver.