That fresh jar smell is the best. Isn't It?
Don’t get me wrong, we love the smell of terps in the mornin’ just as much as the next resin head. But what if I told you that sweet, sweet smell was a sign of early degradation?
An indication that your headstash is rotting away – right under your nose.
Terpenes are Volatile
Even at moderate temperatures (think room temp) they will steadily change from liquids to gasses. Those gasses are able to pass through the walls of the trichome head, as captured on film by our friends at Cannabonsai.
So how about that fresh jar smell?