10 Types of Concentrates in 10 Words or Less (and Where to Find Them)
If you’re remotely involved in the cannabis industry, chances are, you’ve noticed the recent explosion in popularity of cannabis concentrates: waxes, sugars, live resin, saps, oils. Distinguishing between these extracts requires serious concentration…
Team LeafLink is kicking off our 10-Day Countdown to 4/20 with a quick concentrates compendium intended to help broaden your understanding of the nuances of concentrate categories (in simple terms).
We’ve defined 10 different concentrates using only 10 words – feel free to count – and, provide you with the wonderful brands bringing these concentrates to the Colorado and Washington cannabis markets via LeafLink’s wholesale marketplace for retailers.
Join us for Day 1 of our Countdown to 4/20 by reading on!
#1 – Shatter
In 10 Words: Smooth, glassy shards that are easily breakable, and typically translucent.
To Consume: Can be dabbed, vaped, or smoked in a flower joint.
Check it Out: Retailers can shop & sample these amber beauties on LeafLink today!
- Shatter (Indica) by Bolder Extracts [CO]
- Galaxy Shatter by West Edison Cannabis Concentrates [CO]
- Strawberry Lemonade 14188 Black Label Shatter by Mahatma Concentrates [CO]
- Sweet Dreamz Shatter by Infinite Infusions [CO]
#2 – Fullmelt
In 10 Words: Unadulterated, highest-quality concentrate. Sandy when cold, melty when warm.
To consume: It’s best to dab fullmelt off a quartz nail.
Check it Out: You’ll melt at the sight… Shop & sample this fullmelt on LeafLink Colorado!
- Fullmelt – Lemon OG by Concentrate Supply Co. [CO]
- Fullmelt – Sterle Kush by Concentrate Supply Co. [CO]
#3 – Live Resin
In 10 Words: Made using freshly frozen flower, it’s a terpene-high, aromatic extract.
To Consume: Can be dabbed, vaped, smoked, twaxed, or used in edibles.
Check it out: In the past year, Live Resin has exploded across LeafLink. Shop & sample Live Resin in a variety of forms on LeafLink: sugars, waxes, saps, and even in PAX ERA pods! Use our handy search feature in the“Shop Products” tab to browse all Live Resin products on LeafLink.
- Poison Live Resin by Infinite Infusions [CO]
- Panama Punch Live Resin Pod (exclusively for use in PAX ERA) by The Lab [CO]
- Headband Live Resin Batch R0417 by Kush Concentrates [CO]
- Blueberry Live Resin by West Edison Cannabis Concentrates [CO]
#4 – Sap
In 10 Words: This gooey, sticky concentrate is highly spreadable and easily consumed.
To Consume: Can be dabbed, vaped, twaxed, or used in edibles.
Check it out: Satisfy your sap needs and get a little sticky by shopping and sampling these products on LeafLink today.
#5 – Budder / Wax / Crumble / Cake Batter
In 10 Words: A concentrate with many names – creamy and waxy in texture.
To Consume: While this budder isn’t meant for spreading on toast, wax can be vaped, dabbed, twaxed, smoked, or used in edibles. See #6 for information on PHO Budder.
Check it out: For all your wax and budder needs, LeafLink has you covered! Use the terms “wax,” “budder,” “crumble,” or “cake batter” when using the search feature in our “Shop Products” tab and shop all your favorite wax concentrates today!
- Kosher Kush 16102 (Black Label Wax) by Mahatma Concentrates [CO]
- Mob Boss Sugar Wax by Nuhi Distribution Co. [CO]
- Gorilla Glue Wax (Hybrid) by The Happy Camper [CO]
- Pipe Dream Crumble (Hybrid) by The Happy Camper [CO]
- Perfect Dawn Wax by Perfect [WA]
#6 – PHO Budder / Wax
In 10 Words: Budder produced using propane (rather than butane) as its solvent.
To Consume: After being activated, PHO budder can be consumed in a variety of ways: dabbed, vaped, smoked, twaxed, or used for topicals and edibles.
Check it out: PHO Budder is on LeafLink! Shop and sample today:
- PHO Budder (Indica) or (Sativa) by Bolder Extracts [CO]
- Strawberry Nightmare PHO Wax – (Sativa) by West Edison Cannabis Concentrates [CO]
#7 – Sugar
In 10 Words: Granular and rich in terpenes, this is a crystallized wax.
To consume: Can be dabbed, vaped, smoked, twaxed, or used in edibles.
Check it out: Satisfy your sweet tooth when you shop and sample these sugars on LeafLink.
- Live Sugar by Quest Concentrates [CO]
- Denver Kush Sugar Wax (IH) 71% THC Batch R3617 by Kush Concentrates [CO]
- Live Sugar by TR Concentrates [CO]
#8 – Distillate
In 10 Words: This cannabinoid extract is highly purified with up to 99% THC.
To consume: Distillates are consumed in a variety of ways; they can be used in edibles, vaped, or dabbed.
Check it out: Distillates on LeafLink are found in syringes, pods, or vape cartridges. Shop and sample these distillates on LeafLink now.
- Uncut Distillate by Quest Concentrates [CO]
- Creamsicle Distillate Pod by The Lab [CO]
- Honey Jar Distillate Dabs by Lucid [WA]
- 1000mg Distillate Syringe – Isolated Cannabis Terpenes by Concentrate Supply Co. [CO]
#9 – Cannabis Oil (Vape)
In 10 Words: Vape pens use highly concentrated cannabis oil in re-loadable cartridges.
To consume: Use a a discreet vaporizer pen for cannabis oil.
Check it out: LeafLink is overflowing with refillable vape cartridges, pens, batteries, and chargers! Shop and sample cannabis oil, vape pens, and vape accessories on LeafLink.
- Genesis Vape Pen Set 500mg by ebbu, LLC [CO]
- Vape Cartridge – Harmonia – 2:1 (CBD:THC) 500mg by Indigo Pro [CO]
- Hybrid CO2 Vape Oil – 500 mg Ceramic Coil Cartridge by Jett Cannabis [CO]
- Pre-filled Vape Cartridges (Strawberry Mint Hybrid) by NEOS [CO]
- Vape Cartridge (500mgs) by Palo Verde [CO]
- 420 mg V3 Oil Cartridge by V3 Oil [CO]
- Trainwreck Cartridge by LoudVape [WA]
#10 – Cannabis Oil (Syringe)
In 10 Words: Syringes allow for consumption of cannabis oil without a pen.
How to consume: Consume a drop of oil orally, dab it, add it to a joint, or mix with other concentrates.
Check it out: Cannabis syringes are super popular these days on LeafLink. Shop and sample these cannabis oils and see what all the fuss is about.
- White Fire OG (SH) Batch 3 – Premium Syringe – 93.27% by WonderLeaf [CO]
- Hybrid CO2 Oil – 0.5g Syringe by Jett Cannabis [CO]
- 500mg Distillate Syringe – Raw by Concentrate Supply Co. [CO]
Thanks for joining us for Day 1 of our 10 Day Countdown to 4/20! Stay tuned for tomorrow’s post, where we share a list of the most UNUSUAL cannabis products you can find on LeafLink, and the brands selling them.