A meth lab can be set up in any house, apartment, hotel, restaurant, barn, storage unit or other building. Common household chemicals are used to make methamphetamine, but when combined produce deadly toxins. Due to the flammable nature of the chemicals used to make meth, many labs are discovered after they have caught on fire.

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Chemicals used in meth labs include:

  • Acetone
  • Alcohol
  • Fertilizer
  • Bleach
  • Battery Acid
  • Coleman Fuel
  • Drain Cleaner
  • Drain Openers
  • Gasoline Additives
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Iodine
  • Lithium Batteries
  • Matches
  • Pseudoephedrine
  • Salt
  • Sodium and Lithium metal
  • Starting Fluid
  • Swimming Pool Chemicals
  • Gun Cleaning Solvent

Common Equipment used in meth labs:

  • Aluminum Foil
  • Bed Sheets
  • Blenders
  • Bottles
  • Chemistry Glassware
  • Camp Stoves
  • Cheesecloth
  • Coffee Filters
  • Cotton Balls
  • Duct Tape
  • Electric Portable Hot Plates
  • Funnels
  • Garden Spray Jugs
  • Gas Cans
  • Jugs
  • Paper Towels
  • pH Test Strips
  • Plastic Tubing
  • Pressure Cookers
  • Propane Tanks and Thermos
  • Pyrex Dishes
  • Rags
  • Rubber and Latex Gloves
  • Strainers
  • Thermometers
  • Turkey Basting Wand

Meth labs can be lethal to those living in the surrounding area. If you suspect a meth lab in your neighborhood, report it immediately to prevent any further damage.

For Meth lab clean up call AEI Decon at 801-888-6698

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