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Tox Tuesday: W-18 and the war on opiates

Alarmed by the rising death toll from prescription painkillers and frustrated by a lack of federal action, some state lawmakers are beginning to take matters into their own hands by forming legislation that could change how prescription painkillers are prescribed in their states.

At the same time, however, a new opioid designer drug, known as […]

Monday links

Don’t have time to scour the internet for the latest animal safety, food safety, and agriculture news? Relax, we’ve got it covered.

Food Safety

Expert survey says: You can’t just test your way to food safety – Food Safety News Recent foodborne illness outbreaks have pushed pathogen testing into the headlines, with national restaurant chains […]

Monday links

Don’t have time to scour the internet for the latest animal safety, food safety, and agriculture news? Relax, we’ve got it covered.

Agriculture

Smartphone App Hopes To Be The “Shazam For Plants” – Modern Farmer The app can, theoretically, identify a plant based on a photo you take of it with your phone. Apps like […]