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Meth: Fire & Explosion Risk

Meth production is a highly explosive process that releases toxic chemicals such as phosphine, hydrochloric acid, and vaporized methamphetamine.

Flammable Chemicals

Many flammable chemicals are often used in meth production, including:

  • Acetone
  • Coleman fuel
  • Ethyl ether
  • Mineral spirits
  • Toluene

Meth labs are often discovered because of a fire or explosion. This can put the public and first responders at great risk

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