Wastewater analysis shows increasing use of opioids in regional Australia

Millie Costigan
Updated March 15 2023 - 4:45pm, first published March 14 2023 - 10:00pm

Regional Australians are using more drugs, per capita, than those living in cities, a study of Australian wastewater has found.

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Millie Costigan

Millie Costigan

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