Delta-8 vs. Delta-9: What Is the Difference?

Choosing between Delta 9 THC online or Delta 8 THC for your next order depends on the wellness benefits you are seeking . Both Delta 9 and Delta 8 THC online are federally legal, as all of our products at Canna Nums are 100% derived from hemp.

While Delta 8 THC and Delta 9 THC sound similar, they have very different benefits to consider. To help you make the best choice for your needs, our team is happy to answer questions and help. Some of the fundamental differences between these two cannabinoids are summed up below.

What is Delta 9?

Delta 9 THC or tetrahydrocannabinol is the psychoactive compound in marijuana responsible for the “high” people associate with cannabis use. Delta 9 THC is made by heating and processing CBD in hemp plants. Because the resulting product is derived from hemp, it is legal under the 2018 Farm Bill. Delta 9 is limited in all CBD products to 0.3% THC by dry weight, as with all hemp products.

Due to state regulations, We cannot ship our Delta 9 gummies to Pennsylvania, Washington, Kentucky, Colorado, Vermont, Idaho, and North Dakota.

What is Delta 8?

Delta 8 has a slightly different chemical structure than Delta 9, with the double bond at the 8th position of the carbon ring rather than 9th. This results in a different type of binding with receptors, resulting in a milder sense of euphoria sometimes referred to as the “high” experienced with THC.

Due to state regulations, we cannot ship our Delta 8 gummies to Alaska, Colorado, Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Montana, New York, Nevada, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, Utah, Washington, Arizona, California, Minnesota, Mississippi, Connecticut, or Michigan.

What is Delta 8 Vs. Delta 9?

For most people, the difference between Delta 8 vs. Delta 9 is the level or intensity of the wellness benefits. For example, Delta 8 offers milder euphoria and relaxation than Delta 9.

It can be confusing to make a choice between Delta 8 and Delta 9 gummies. If you need assistance, call us at 916-256-3550 or reach us online.