Before states like California, Colorado, and Washington legalized the use of cannabis, there was a common misconception that people who consumed cannabis were deadbeats and lazy. Thanks to changing attitudes across all segments of society on the consumption of cannabis, those who once kept their use secret are coming out touting the benefits of this versatile plant. However, despite the progressive attitude toward cannabis use across the nation, it is still difficult to partake in this hobby out in the open. But, there are ways to consume cannabis publically responsibly.
1.Be Respectful Of Others
Before consuming it is a common courtesy to ask the people if they mind if you partake. It is also a common courtesy to offer some of the product to others to share. But, don’t ever pressure somebody to try cannabis if they don’t feel comfortable.
2.Know The Laws
Cannabis consumption laws vary from state to state, so be sure to carefully research the rules in your state and follow accordingly.
3.Know Your Limits
Before you decide to use cannabis publicly be sure to know how the substance is going to affect you. The last thing you want is to be out somewhere unfamiliar having an undesirable experience.
4.Be Aware Of Your Surroundings
Before you light up, take a moment to assess your surroundings and determine if consumption is appropriate. Think about where you are? Are you in a confined space, near children, or in a venue where smoking is prohibited? If you are in any of these situations it is probably not an ideal place for consumption. It is also to vital to be aware of a places policies on cannabis. For example, if you are in a federal building or park, consumption of cannabis is strictly forbidden.