Drugs in Our Sewage? Feds to Check

So just how much cocaine do county residents use? The White House wants to know and officials are willing to submit the county to a collective urine test to find out.

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Fairfax County has agreed to participate in a pilot program created by the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy to allow wastewater to be tested for urinary byproducts of cocaine. Administration officials said the results could help determine just how pervasive cocaine use is. Or is not.

By  |  March 27, 2006; 12:08 PM ET  | Category:  Government
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