Meth Lab Identification #319435 - Ask Extension


Meth Lab Identification #319435

Asked May 06, 2016, 7:04 PM EDT

Is there a way to test for whether or not a home has been used as a meth lab? If there aren't any obvious signs, could there still be leftover toxic chemicals if meth was manufactured in a home? If I am buying a home, I would like to be sure that meth was not manufactured there. Is there a way to do that?

Alameda County California

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Sarah Bercaw Replied May 10, 2016, 11:34 AM EDT
While we do not have this expertise, I found that many analytical labs have a testing protocol.  If you search for "meth lab test kits", lots of resources are available. Watch the online evaluations and ratings. Ask for referrals. 
Frank Wideman Replied May 10, 2016, 3:55 PM EDT

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