Sixth wastewater report reveals Australians spend over $9.3 billion a year on drugs

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Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission
The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission today released the sixth report of the National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program providing longer-term insights into drug consumption as the…

Using wastewater data between August 2017 to August 2018, it is estimated that more than 9.6 tonnes of methylamphetamine is consumed in Australia each year, as well as more than 4 tonnes of…

The street price of this quantity of these four drugs is valued at around $9.3 billion, underlining the size of the black economy that relates to illicit drugs alone.

This estimated consumption reflects an…

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