Pill Testing Australia has successfully implemented a 2nd Pill Testing Pilot at the Groovin the Moo Festival in Canberra.
Key outcomes include:
• The pill testing medical service tested substances for 234 participants, some arrived individually and
some as groups, with a total of 171 samples being tested
• MDMA was the prominent substance identified and to a lesser extent cocaine, ketamine and
• 7 dangerous substances containing n-ethylpentylone were also identified, with patrons being alerted to
the dangers of the substance. After learning about the potential harms from the substances they
possessed they all used the amnesty bin to discard these drugs
Read the full media release here.