Recreational drugs

Is content that:

  • promotes substances that alter mental state for the purpose of recreation or otherwise induce "highs".

    Examples: Cocaine, crystal meth, heroin, marijuana, cocaine substitutes, mephedrone, "legal highs"

  • promotes products or services marketed as facilitating recreational drug use.

    Examples: Pipes, bongs, cannabis coffee shops

  • provides instructions on producing, purchasing, or using recreational drugs.

    Examples: Forums to exchange tips or recommendations on drug use

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Recreational drug content | Google Publisher Restrictions

In images below, the examples on the right show recreational drug content. If ads appear on this content, they will have restricted ad demand. However, the examples on the left show educational material about recreational drugs where ads can appear unrestricted.


Learn more about the commonly used policy terms and what they mean in the glossary

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