Trends in methamphetamine residues in wastewater in metropolitan and regional cities in south-east Queensland, 2009–2015
Lai, Foon Yin, O'Brien, Jake, Thai, Phong K., Hall, Wayne D., & Mueller, Jochen (2016) Trends in methamphetamine residues in wastewater in metropolitan and regional cities in south-east Queensland, 2009–2015. The Medical Journal of Australia, 204(4), pp. 151-152.
Over the past several years, the Australian media have reported increased use and harm arising from the use of crystal methamphetamine (“ice”),1,2 a highly pure form of the drug that can be smoked or injected.2 We used wastewater analysis to examine trends in methamphetamine residues in wastewater samples from the inlets of two treatment plants in south-east Queensland. One plant served a coastal metropolitan city that included entertainment precincts and the other a major inland regional city...
Impact and interest:
Citation counts are sourced monthly from and citation databases.
These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.
Citations counts from theindexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES (111700) > Health Information Systems (incl. Surveillance) (111711)|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2016 AMPCo Pty Ltd.|
|Deposited On:||29 May 2016 22:22|
|Last Modified:||30 May 2016 22:14|
Repository Staff Only: item control page