It's a drug that wreaks havoc for months now, known as " Buddha Blue »This is now consumed in France by many young people. This synthetic cannabinoid that teens call PTC for “Pète ton crâne” is used with vaping devices. Many ailments have been reported since the start of the September school year ... A growing concern for heads of establishments.
He was spotted at the end of 2017 in Brest (Finistère) then one year later in Cherbourg (Manche), under the name " Buddha Blue (Or "Blues"), when two students were uneasy after inhaling it in their e-cigarette. Since the return of 2018, it is in Calvados, under the name of PTC (for "Pete your skull"), this amazing product remade about him, but on a larger scale.
Odorless and colorless, the PTC has a virtue for consumers: « At 10 € the 10 milliliters, it's very cheap » says Sarah, high school student Caen and repentant consumer. « I was so scared when I saw some friends in crisis that I quickly stopped. »
If it can be found in powder, this synthetic cannabinoid flows mostly in liquid form. Which makes its consumption very easy, mixed with the liquids of e-cigarettes ... and perfectly undetectable.
source : West France