FRANCE: Electronic cigarettes with cannabis extracts are set to go on sale this month. The French makers claim their product is legal, as it lacks the chemicals that cause the mind-altering effects of marijuana. French law is firmly against the use of cannabis.
The “legal cannabinoids vaporizer” was developed by three Frenchman in search of bringing “many of the benefits of cannabinoids without the psychotic effect of THC” – the chemical in marijuana that’s responsible for the mind-altering effect, according to the product’s website.
The electronic device similar to e-cigarettes, and will allow users to inhale cannabis vapor without the combustion and smell of smoke, the makers say.