Month: January 2019

Rockingham Homeowner Calls For Compulsory No Meth Proof For Homes on Market

A homeowner in the Rockingham area is calling on the State Government to make it compulsory for sellers to show proof properties were free of methamphetamine contamination before hitting the market. It comes after she discovered a home she was looking to purchase tested positive for high amounts of meth residue. Recently relocating from regional …

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The Hidden Effect of WA’s Drug Use Uncovered in the Home

LIKE smoking, meth or ice users are not the only people whose health and livelihoods are detrimentally affected by the drug. Australian families living in properties where meth has been smoked or manufactured are suffering from health issues, with children and pregnant women the most vulnerable. The severe health risks and damage caused by meth …

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Mandatory Meth Testing?

A MIDLAND real estate agent believes methamphetamine testing must be made compulsory for all home sales after experiencing a spike in properties testing positive for the highly addictive drug. The damage methamphetamine can cause is evident in the state of a property in Beechboro, just across the road from a local primary school. A crack …

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Many Queensland Rental Properties Test Positive for Meth/Ice

Damning new research has discovered how prevalent ice and methamphetamine residue is in Queensland rental homes. In the past seven months, Meth Screen has conducted more than 400 tests, with 35% of Queensland properties testing positive for the illicit drug. The frightening results found 36% of properties on the Gold Coast contain ice and methamphetamine residue. In …

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Methamphetamine testing now available to Tassie homeowners December 20, 2017 3:39amJARRAD BEVANMercury SCREENING Tasmanian homes for methamphetamine residue could soon become normal practice, according to property industry experts.A new meth testing service has been launched in Tasmania to check for drug residue in houses. The initiative from Meth Screen and real estate firm Harcourts Tasmania …

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Real Estate Agents Testing SA Homes For Meth and Ice Residue

Methamphetamine testing now available to Tassie homeowners December 20, 2017 3:39amJARRAD BEVANMercury SCREENING Tasmanian homes for methamphetamine residue could soon become normal practice, according to property industry experts.A new meth testing service has been launched in Tasmania to check for drug residue in houses. The initiative from Meth Screen and real estate firm Harcourts Tasmania …

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Growing Drug Problem Leads to Residue Screening Homes Put to Meth Test

SCREENING Tasmanian homes for methamphetamine residue could soon become normal practice, according to property industry experts. A new meth testing service has been launched in Tasmania to check for drug residue in houses. The initiative from Meth Screen and real estate firm Harcourt Tasmania offers regular testing to detect methamphetamine or “ice” and, if a …

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The Breaking Bad Test: Home Buyers Can Now Have Properties Tested For Ice to See If the Premises Was Ever Used as a Meth Lab

Home buyers can now have properties tested for ice to see if the premises was once used as a methamphetamine lab. A new testing service for drug residue in houses has been launched in Tasmania by Meth Screen and real estate firm Harcourts Tasmania. The initiative will reward clean homes with a ‘safe living certificate’ …

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Child Exposed to Dangerous Chemicals in Home ‘Meth Lab’

A young child has been exposed to potentially life-threatening chemicals after his father, a former soldier, allegedly set up a meth lab at home. It’s alleged the seven-year-old’s father turned their Blacktown property into a toxic suburban lab for the manufacture of ice. The little boy allegedly told his teachers and classmates that his dad …

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