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Delta-8 VS. Delta-9 THC

Interested in THC but don't know where to start? The manufacturer of CLOUD 8 Delta-8 THC answers a few common questions and provides recommendations to beginners.


What is Delta-8 THC?

A psychoactive substance found in the cannabis plant.

Is it like traditional THC (Marijuana)?

Yes, it has similar intoxicating effects but isn't as strong. This makes delta-8 a better option for most people.

How does it feel?

While enjoying Cloud 8, you'll feel: Uplifted mood, Increased awareness, Relaxation, Euphoria, Tranquility

How is it legal? **

Like CBD, delta-8 comes from hemp, not marijuana. Legally "hemp" is defined as cannabis with <0.3% delta-9 THC, while "marijuana" is defined as cannabis with >0.3% delta-9 THC.

Could I fail a drug test?

Yes, most modern drug tests cannot distinguish between delta-9 THC (marijuana) and delta-9 THC (hemp).

Is it natural?

Yes, all Cloud 8 ingredients come from USA-grown hemp or other natural botanicals.

Is it safe?

Cloud 8 safety standards are industry-leading: Full-panel tests performed by nationally-renowned labs to ensure that EVERY BATCH is free of unwanted, harmful substances.

Differences: Delta-8 VS Delta-9

HEMP: Delta-8 THC

- Mild pleasant effects, Social, relaxing fun, Legal federally & in most states, Easily accessible for those in need.


- Intense "mind high", Can cause anxiety & paranoia in some, Federally Illegal, Highly restricted by most states.

Strain Types

All Cloud 8 products result in pleasant euphoria, but the strain type can offer varying effects best suited for different activities.

  • INDICA: Relaxing, Comforting, Chill ("Watch a movie")

  • HYBRID: Pleasant, Uplifting, Happy, Relaxing, Comforting, Chill ("Hang with friends")

  • SATIVA: Invigorating, Rejuvenating, Energetic, Pleasant, Uplifting, Happy ("Get stuff done")

Beginner's Guide

If you haven't tried cannabis, delta-8 is a great way to do so. It's milder than- and doesn't have the negative side effects of - marijuana.

  1. Pick an easy to use product, like to 1 mL disposable vapes or gummies.

  2. Choose a relaxed setting for your first try, either by yourself or with friends/family.

  3. Start slow until you gauge the effects & your tolerance. If vaping, take small hits. If taking gummies, follow the recommended dosage.

  4. Enjoy a safe & fun activity like watching TV, taking a hike, reading or writing or doing chores around the house. NEVER drive or operate equipment.

A Brand You Can Trust

"After discovering the life-changing effects of delta-8, I made it my mission to create a safe, affordable & accessible brand for everyone to share the same benefits. From our top-notch testing standards & customer service, to our responsible marketing efforts - we go above & beyond industry standards & legal requirements. If we wouldn't use the products ourselves, we don't sell them."

- GM (co-founder: Hippie Crusher connoisseur)

Our support team is made up of real Cloud 8 enthusiasts, so if you are looking for answers:

* This blog information has been reprinted from marketing material brought to you by CLOUD 8 DELTA-8 THC

** Generalized for ease of understanding. Laws vary by state. See the full legal disclaimer at


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