TITLE

`Meth' makers stealing volatile stuff: fertilizer

AUTHOR(S)
Belsie, Laurent
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/10/99, Vol. 91 Issue 52, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at law enforcement efforts in the midwestern United States which are aimed at stopping the theft of fertilizer by manufacturers of the drug methamphetamine, or `meth.' How the fertilizer is used as a solvent in the manufacture of meth; Difficulty of policing the thefts; How farm groups, police, and fertilizer manufacturers are teaming up in hopes of combating the problem.
ACCESSION #
1520894

 

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