They're legal, they can get you high, and they're in demand with kids in the area.
New herbal products look like marijuana and can even have similiar effects. And any 18-year-old can buy them.
K2, Chronic and similar products are coated in chemicals and can cause smokers to hallucinate.
Experts say they've become popular among kids as young as 11. They do come with dangers. They can raise heart rates and blood
"The chemicals have never been researched on humans--only animals and cell research. What they're finding is a lot of the chemicals are actually causing cancer," says Sue Nowak, Alcohol and Drug Specialist.
The herbal products have recently been banned in several states and even in some Wisconsin cities--including Milwaukee.
Wausau city leaders plan to discuss a possible ban at a meeting on Monday.