Top 10 Most Expensive Substances
What if I told you that I bet you won’t guess what’s #1 in the Top 10 Most Expensive Substances?
This top contains everything from drugs to precious gemstones. But I bet you will be rather surprised.
You think gold is expensive, but it didn’t even make it in the Top 10 Most Expensive Substances.
When it comes to the following elements, they are either extremely rare or formed in very specific natural conditions.
So, let’s see how these substances look and what their uses are:
10. Heroin – $131 per gram
Heroin happens to be the cheapest substance on our list and that’s quite understandable if we look at the rest on this top 10.
Global users of heroin are estimated at between 15 and 21 million people aged 15–64.
As a recreational drug, it is used for the transcendent relaxation and intense euphoria it induces.
It can be injected, snorted, or smoked and is meant to alter the subconscious.
It can also cause convulsions or even comas.