Sewage Analysis CORe group Europe

Breaking Bad Habits – Wastewater Analysis Reveals Illegal Drug Movement in Europe

Wastewater analysis has become a rapidly developing technique to produce near real-time data on geographical trends in illicit drug use. This article looks at results from our recent study

With contributions of:

  • Dr. Liesbeth Vandam, Scientific Coordination Analyst at EMCDDA, Portugal
  • Lubertus Bijlsma, Doctor in Analytical Chemistry at Universitat Jaume I, Spain
  • Matthew Hickman, Professor of Public Health and Epidemiology at the University of Bristol, England
  • Dr. Hayley Jones, Research Fellow in Medical Statistics at the University of Bristol, England