drug testing

Animal tranquilizer xylazine rarely found in WA’s illegal fentanyl, study finds

BY: - September 18, 2023

A powerful veterinary tranquilizer infiltrating the United States’ illicit drug market is only present in a small fraction of Washington’s fentanyl supply, according to a new report.  The study, released last week by drug testing laboratory Millennium Health, looks at the presence of xylazine, also known as “tranq,” in about 160,000 urine drug tests across […]

New law blocks Washington employers from testing for pot when hiring

BY: - May 9, 2023

Many employers will be prohibited from discriminating against job applicants for using cannabis legally outside of the workplace, under a law Gov. Jay Inslee signed Tuesday. The bill passed in the state House of Representatives 57-41 and the state Senate 28-21. Recreational marijuana has been legal for adult use in Washington since 2012, and many […]