If you are a property owner, the chance that one of your properties will be used to process or distribute fentanyl or one of its derivatives is growing. Because fentanyl is generally produced elsewhere then shipped to distributors across North America, you are more likely to encounter it inside labs producing other drugs or inside distribution centers where they cut, package and send fentanyl and drugs that have been cut with fentanyl out onto the streets. Although a distribution lab does not … [Read more...]
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Fentanyl Lab Cleanup and RemediationFentanyl lab cleanup and information. If you’ve found what you suspect may be a fentanyl lab or require information about cleaning up a fentanyl lab, you’ll find information to help you move forward here. From identifying a lab to safety warnings about the hazards of fentanyl and the dangers of drug labs Mayken Hazmat covers all the information you’ll need to get educated and informed. Mayken is actively involved with Alberta Health Services in the cleanup of fentanyl labs in Alberta and we highly caution individuals if they discover a lab to contact the authorities as soon as possible. Once it has been confirmed it is indeed a lab there are certain steps and processes required before we can go in and cleanup the dangers and then return it to a safe habitat going forward.
Fentanyl lab cleanup and information. If you've found what you suspect may be a fentanyl lab or require information about cleaning up a fentanyl lab, you'll find information to help you move forward here.
There are multiple ways people can be exposed to fentanyl. Chemicals have become part of our daily lives. We use them for everything from cleaning windows to making automotive parts and lifesaving medicines. Unless you make a conscious effort to avoid coming into contact with them, you are likely exposed to a variety of commercially produced chemicals every day. Most of these chemicals have been tested and found to have negligible long-term side effects when used as directed. However, even these … [Read more...]
Unlike many other types of clandestine drug labs, remediation involving fentanyl facilities does not often involve significant amounts of liquid chemicals, chemical waste or residues. This is largely because much of the North American supply of fentanyl is made and shipped from overseas. Pills & Powder Fentanyl is available commercially as a patch but is generally encountered as either a powder or a pill on the recreational market. Because fentanyl is so potent it is almost always cut or … [Read more...]
Drug awareness campaigns across Canada and the U.S.A. are bringing fentanyl and other drugs out of the shadows. From small reservations to large cities, these events are fighting against the tide to save lives that may otherwise be lost to the effects of the drug trade. Mayken has been providing hazardous material clean-up since 2006. That is over 10 years of experience that we would like to share with you and your community. The fentanyl crisis is exploding – not just across North America, but … [Read more...]
Communities across North America are being torn apart by the effects of fentanyl. Every day more of our youth become involved in the drug trade. It is taking over our streets and destroying our families. Some communities are fighting back. Green roots movements to take back the streets see everyday citizens partnering with law enforcement, educators, community groups and service providers to clean up their streets and stop the spread of fentanyl and other drugs. These cooperative movements are … [Read more...]