Catch Florida DanceSafe at Hulaween 2017

Catch Florida DanceSafe at Hulaween 2017
Happy Hulaween to all those visiting Suwannee Hulaween this weekend! Florida DanceSafe will be onsite providing an array of harm reduction services including free water, condoms, earplugs, drug information and more! You can find the DanceSafe booth across from the amphitheater stage. Stop by the booth to support DanceSafe’s services by placing a bid on ... Read more
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News Oct 28, 2017

#TestIt Alerts Issued for Lafayette, LA and Santa Cruz, CA

#TestIt Alerts Issued for Lafayette, LA and Santa Cruz, CA
A speckled brown round tablet with a Louis Vuitton-style marking sold as MDMA contains caffeine and methamphetamine according to this Ecstasydata.org entry. Reagent drug checking results were as follows: Marquis – light orange (brownish), Mecke – very slight change to yellow-brown, and Mandelin – no reaction. The press pill was sourced in ... Read more
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News Oct 25, 2017

#TestIt, Send It, and Save Lives

#TestIt, Send It, and Save Lives
Ah, #TestItTuesday has been good to us, to you, and to our community. However, all good things come to an end and we are especially excited to announce we will be transitioning from our classic #TestItTuesday posts to #TestIt Alerts! While #TestItTuesday played an important role in increasing awareness regarding drug checking within our community, we at ... Read more
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News Oct 24, 2017

Nice People Use Drugs

Nice People Use Drugs
Nice people use drugs. Troubled people use drugs, professionals use drugs. Parents, teenagers, and government officials use drugs. Students use drugs, and professors use drugs. If you drink a cup of coffee in the morning, or unwind after work with a glass of wine or a craft beer, you use drugs. If you take Advil for pain, or use Adderall to concentrate, or ... Read more
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News Oct 23, 2017

Myth: Everyone is Treated Equally Under Current Drug Laws

Myth: Everyone is Treated Equally Under Current Drug Laws
This week, over 1,500 people representing over 80 countries will gather in Atlanta at the International Drug Policy Reform Conference hosted by the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA), where attendees will participate in panels, talks, and other events centered around the failed Drug War (including us). In the wake of this global gathering for drug policy reform, ... Read more
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News Oct 9, 2017

Join DanceSafe at the International Drug Policy Reform Conference This Week

Join DanceSafe at the International Drug Policy Reform Conference This Week
On Wednesday, October 11, people from over 80 countries will gather in Atlanta for the Drug Policy Alliance’s biennial International Drug Policy Reform Conference. Attendees of the conference will have the opportunity to spend three days interacting with people committed to finding alternatives to the war on drugs while participating in sessions given by ... Read more
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News Oct 9, 2017

Help DanceSafe stay on-beat with our 2017 Fall Auction!

Help DanceSafe stay on-beat with our 2017 Fall Auction!
For twenty years, DanceSafe has been a recognized name in the electronic music, festival, and nightlife communities. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides free harm reduction services to members of the nightlife and festival communities, including tools and information to help individuals make healthy and informed lifestyle choices. At ... Read more
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News Oct 6, 2017

10/03/17 #TestItTuesday Alert: No DMT Detected in Powder Sourced From Vancouver

10/03/17 #TestItTuesday Alert: No DMT Detected in Powder Sourced From Vancouver
A white crystalline powder sold as DMT and distributed in small decorative bags contains no DMT based on this EcstasyData.org entry. There were no reactions on the Marquis, Mecke, or Mandelin reagents, and lab notes state that table salt and sugar were ruled out. The powder was soluble in methanol and there is no silver nitrate reaction. No DMT was ... Read more
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News Oct 3, 2017

Actually, You Can’t Give Yourself Hep C

Actually, You Can’t Give Yourself Hep C
By Kat Humphries Programs Director, Harm Reduction Action Center In the midst of an opioid epidemic, and with rates of injection drug use on the rise in the United States, it’s time we start seriously discussing hepatitis C – starting with one of the most common rumors passed around: you cannot give yourself hepatitis C. That’s right ... Read more
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News Oct 2, 2017

09/26/2017 #TestItTuesday Alert: Powder Sold as MDMA Testing as 3-MMC

09/26/2017 #TestItTuesday Alert: Powder Sold as MDMA Testing as 3-MMC
Powder sold as MDMA tested as 3-Methylmethcathinone (or 3-MMC), a synthetic entactogenic stimulant of the cathinone chemical class that produces stimulating, entactogenic and mild hallucinogenic effects when administered. 3-MMC comes in a white powder or crystallized form which produces a powerful, fast-acting but short-lived euphoric stimulant-entactogen ... Read more
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News Sep 26, 2017