Sunday, August 07, 2005

Italy- River Po, full of cocaine

The River Po was found to be carrying the equivalent of nearly 4kg (8.8lb) of cocaine daily. The Po Valley is home to about five million people.

The chemical tested - benzoylecgonine (BE) - had arrived via the sewage system from the urine of drug users. A by-product of cocaine metabolism, it cannot be produced by other means [...]



BBC

1 Comments:

Blogger Harlequin said...

So, Don Comillo and Peppone are flying high tonight..

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