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DanceSafe Expands Its Impact to 9 New US Locations

DanceSafe Expands Its Impact to 9 New US Locations
DanceSafe is proud to announce eight brand new Preliminary DanceSafe Chapters in cities across the United States! These Chapters are comprised of community members who will continue to provide what DanceSafe has provided for 20 years now – harm reduction at a local level. As it becomes increasingly necessary for harm reduction services, these new ... Read more
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News Feb 13, 2018

Help DanceSafe Celebrate 20 Years of Outreach by Donating Your Birthday

Help DanceSafe Celebrate 20 Years of Outreach by Donating Your Birthday
Happy New Years DanceSafe Fans! 20 years ago, DanceSafe was founded with the simple idea of empowering people to make more informed decisions about their own health. To celebrate our 20th anniversary, DanceSafe will be doing all sorts of amazing things this year, including fundraising events, lots of giveaways, and a year-long ‘Donate Your Birthday to ... Read more
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News Jan 1, 2018

#TestIt Alert Issued for St. Paul, MN

#TestIt Alert Issued for St. Paul, MN
#TestIt Alert Issued for St. Paul, MN Two pressed tablets sourced from St. Paul, Minnesota were sold as MDMA but did not test as such. The first pill is a white and light blue round, domed lightning bolt tablet (pictured left). The pill tested as caffeine and methamphetamine. The sender notes that the tablet “failed reagent testing.” According to ... Read more
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News Dec 29, 2017

No One Tried to Dump Tons of 25I-NBOMe in LA’s Water Supply

No One Tried to Dump Tons of 25I-NBOMe in LA’s Water Supply
We find it necessary to address this recent article that has been floating around the internet claiming that “[a] former employee of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has been arrested this week after allegedly attempting to poison the city’s water supply with a potentially dangerous synthetic hallucinogen.” The article, which went ... Read more
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News Dec 29, 2017

Double Your Money, Double Your Impact

Double Your Money, Double Your Impact
DanceSafe is ending the year with a bang! Thanks to a generous anonymous donor, all donations made until the end of the year will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $10,000! DONATE WITH A CREDIT CARD OR BITCOIN HERE!! That’s a lot of money! So here’s what we plan on doing with it: Half of the donations received will go towards a fund to purchase a Bruker ... Read more
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News Dec 19, 2017

DanceSafe Launches Its Advisory Council!

DanceSafe Launches Its Advisory Council!
DanceSafe is incredibly proud to announce the launch of our new Advisory Council. The DanceSafe Advisory Council is made up of experts from the drug policy, psychoactive substance, and musical industries who have generously agreed to lend their time and energy to supporting our mission. Our current advisory council, listed in alphabetical order, can be ... Read more
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News Dec 19, 2017

#TestIt Alert Issued for Los Angeles and Moreno Valley, CA

#TestIt Alert Issued for Los Angeles and Moreno Valley, CA
#TestIt Alert issued for Los Angeles and Moreno Valley, CA A yellow-orange Homer Simpson pressed tablet submitted to EcstasyData.org from Moreno Valley, CA, was sold as and expected to be MDMA, but tested as methamphetamine and caffeine. The pill is in the shape of Homer’s head, and his face appears on both sides (pictured below). The tablet was sourced in ... Read more
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News Dec 18, 2017

Myth: You Can’t Test for Fentanyl in Street Drugs

Myth: You Can’t Test for Fentanyl in Street Drugs
Yes, you can and should test your drugs for fentanyl! With the rise of fentanyl-cut drugs on the black market, testing your substances is more important than ever. Fentanyl, a potent synthetic opioid knowingly fatal at low quantities, is being used recklessly as an adulterant in heroin, and now more recently in cocaine, across the United States and Canada. ... Read more
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News Dec 18, 2017

DanceSafe’s 2017 Online Fall Auction a Huge Success!

DanceSafe’s 2017 Online Fall Auction a Huge Success!
Our Fall 2017 Online Auction has come to a close, and we want to thank all of our generous donors and followers who placed bids. Thanks to your support, we raised over $4,000! These proceeds will go towards starting new DanceSafe Chapters, and helping support those already established. DanceSafe wants to extend a warm, heartfelt THANK YOU to the following ... Read more
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News Dec 12, 2017

LSD is LSD

LSD is LSD
Needlepoint, Lavender, White Fluff. All different labels for one substance, and one substance only: LSD. It is not correct to say that there are different ‘types’ of LSD. LSD is LSD. So why, then, are there different and distinct effects, durations, and experiences between the various street names or labels for LSD, or even between different sources? The ... Read more
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News Dec 11, 2017