Anchor Hssh, is a drug made from the vaporizer or , or via oral ingestion (after ). As pure hashish will not burn if rolled alone in a joint, it is typically mixed with herbal cannabis, or another type of herb for this method of consumption. Depending on region or country, multiple synonyms and alternative names exist.of the plant. Anchor Hash is consumed by inhaling from a small piece, typically in a pipe, ,
Hash is aproduct composed of compressed or purified preparations of stalked resin glands, called , from the plant. It is defined by the 1961 UN Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs (Schedule I and IV) as “the separated resin, whether crude or purified, obtained from the cannabis plant”. The resin contains ingredients such as (THC) and other —but often in higher concentrations than the unsifted or unprocessed cannabis flower. Purities of confiscated hashish in Europe (2011) range between 4% and 15%. Between 2000 and 2005 the percentage of hashish in cannabis end product seizures was at 18%.
Hashish may be solid or resinous depending on both preparation and room temperature; pressed hashish is usually solid, whereas water-purified hashish—often called “bubble melt hash”, or simply “bubble hash”—is often a paste-like substance with varying hardness and pliability; its color, most commonly light to dark brown, can vary from transparent to yellow, tan, black, or red. This all depends on the process and amount of leftover plant material (e.g. chlorophyll).
Anchor Hash was the primary form of cannabis used in Europe in 2008. Herbal cannabis is more widely used in Northern America. Hashish has been consumed for many centuries, though there is no clear evidence as to its first appearance. North India and Nepal have a long social tradition in the production of hashish, known locally as charas.