Pot, Coke in the Air in Some Italian Cities

Via Neatorama:

A study of psychotropic drug levels in ambient air from eight Italian cities found background levels of cocaine, cannabinoids – the active ingredients in marijuana – nicotine and caffeine in every urban centre.

Turin had the highest concentrations of cocaine, says Angelo Cecinato at the Institute of Atmospheric Pollution Research in Rome. Meanwhile, Bologna and Florence had some of the highest cannabinoid levels, which Cecinato attributes to the large student populations in the two cities.

Read more at Neatorama

  • http://twitter.com/Zordabo ZordaboM

    wtf is with the title of this article?

  • BuzzCoastin

    which implies that you can get a contact high
    in most major cities in the western world

  • http://twitter.com/TedHeistman Ted Heistman

    I think the air in Olympia, WA is 50% weed.

  • http://twitter.com/TedHeistman Ted Heistman

    There is a dispensary here that has a sign on the door that says “cops welcome by appointment only”

  • BrianApocalypse

    I’d like to snort coke through a rolled up Turin shroud.

  • Greif Klousen

    So why is pot illegal again?