Category: Drugs & Alcohol

Methamphetamine – Are you testing for it?
Methamphetamine, a derivative of amphetamine, is a powerful stimulant that affects the central nervous system. Continue reading

By   /  March 31, 2010

Alcohol testing specimens
In workplace drug testing programs, testing for alcohol may be accomplished using a variety of specimen types - urine, saliva, blood and breath. Continue reading

By   /  March 17, 2010

Cocaine found on 95% of banknotes
ACS have found traces of cocaine in 95% of banknotes collected in Washington, and 90% from large cities such as Baltimore, Boston and Detroit. Continue reading

By   /  September 18, 2009

Baby boomers and illicit drug use
Many American baby boomers are continuing to use illicit drugs as they grow older, causing the rate of illicit drug use to go up. Continue reading

By   /  September 8, 2009

Aiming for drug-free workplaces
Whether it is pre-employment testing or a random test, keeping drug users out of your workforce makes sense for many reasons. Continue reading

By   /  April 28, 2008