Home hash oil cookers are now illegal

Home hash oil cookers are now illegal
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By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE COUNTY — It’s officially illegal to boil hash oil in Colorado without a license.A statewide ban went into effect earlier this month with House Bill 1305, which makes it a Class 2 felony.State lawmakers say it’s a response the growing number of hash oil explosions across Colorado. There were 32 in 2014, injuring at least 30 people.Among the most recent was one in Eagle-Vail when a valve in Ryne Wilhemi’s closed-loop system malfunctioned and the concentrated butane exploded. Wilhelmi made his first court appearance last week, after recovering in a Colorado burn hospital. Wilhelmi said he was doing nothing …

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