Drug wastewater monitoring reveals regional Australia's drug use

Anna McGuinness
Updated July 12 2023 - 10:41am, first published 7:00am

Consumption of pharmaceutical opioid fentanyl is rising in regional Australia as alcohol and nicotine use falls to some of the lowest recorded levels.

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Anna McGuinness

Anna McGuinness

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