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#TestIt Alert issued for Ohio

#TestIt Alert issued for Ohio
A broken cyan blue tablet containing a white powder was submitted from Ohio. This sample was obtained online as “Blue Ice,” and was expected to be Ecstasy/MDMA, but was actually found to contain 10 active-parts N-Ethyl-pentylone, a substitute cathinone, and 1 active-part MDMA. Read more
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News May 9, 2018

#TestIt Alert issued for Charlotte, Miami, and General Public

#TestIt Alert issued for Charlotte, Miami, and General Public
A small, blue pressed pill was sourced in Charlotte, NC but submitted to EcstasyData.org from Miami, FL. This sample was sold as Oxycodone, but did not test as such. The pill was found to contain fentanyl, a very potent synthetic opioid. The pill was stamped with “A 215” on the front, resembling an Oxycodone tablet, but is indeed counterfeit. Read more
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News May 1, 2018

#TestIt Alert Issued for Chicago, IL

#TestIt Alert Issued for Chicago, IL
A capsule containing a white powder was submitted from Chicago, IL. This sample was sold as Ecstasy/MDMA, but was actually found to contain 3-MeO-PCP, 4-CEC, Caffeine, 2’-Oxo-PCE, N-Ethylpentylone, Deschloroketamine, Methoxetamine, and trace amounts of 3-Fluorophenmetrazine, MAPB, and EAPB (entactogens). Read more
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News Apr 26, 2018

#TestIt Alert Issued for General Public

#TestIt Alert Issued for General Public
A white crystalline powder purchased on the dark web was sold as Isopropylphenidate, a synthetic stimulant, in an airtight bag with “Isopropylphenidate” printed on it. The substance was tested using the Marquis, Mecke, Mandelin, Froehde, and Liebermann reagents, fentanyl test strips, mass spectrometry, and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectroscopy. The ... Read more
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News Apr 24, 2018

#TestIt Alert Issued for Los Angeles, CA

#TestIt Alert Issued for Los Angeles, CA
A capsule containing white powder was submitted from Los Angeles, CA. The capsule was sold as Ecstasy/MDMA, but tested as MDA. According to EcstasyData.org, the Marquis reagent reacted to a purple-brown color, the Mecke reacted a purple-blue-black, and the Mandelin reacted purple, grey, brown in yellow. Read more
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News Apr 23, 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

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

#TestIt Alert Issued for Meridian, MS

#TestIt Alert Issued for Meridian, MS
Two pressed tablets sourced from Georgia and sold as ecstasy were submitted from Meridian, Mississippi. Neither tested positive for MDMA. The first pill is a multicolored, rainbow-hued ‘Heisenberg’ tablet (also called Walter White or Hipster). The pill tested as mostly caffeine with trace amounts of methamphetamine. The sender note states that ... Read more
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News Dec 5, 2017