Tag: drug detection

A new study on cocaine

A new study on cocaine, the notorious white powder illegally snorted, injected or smoked by nearly 2 million Americans, details how it may permanently damage proteins in the body. That information, gleaned from laboratory tests, could be used to potentially detect the drug in biofluids for weeks or months — instead of days — after […]

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Unions are now fighting to rule out Urine Drug Testing

Unions are now fighting to rule out Urine Drug Testing and replace with Oral Fluid testing.  At Wolfe, we have noticed a rise in the use of Oral Fluid Testing in many different industries. Unions are encouraging companies to utilize Oral Fluid Testing as seen in this recent article: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2032723/unions-fighting-urine-drug-test/?cs=305.   There are many choices […]

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Unemployment Costs are Rising!

7 out of 10 employers pay more in unemployment taxes than they should!                                        Do you have the expertise and resources to audit and detect all erroneous charges to your account? Should you use a third party to manage your Unemployment process? WOLFE partners with one of the premier management companies in the U.S. specializing […]

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Air Traffic Controllers are not being drug tested due to Government Shutdown

We are all aware that we are in the midst of a Government Shutdown.  How does this effect Department of Transportation employees?  According to the “Operations During a Lapse in Annual Appropriations” employee drug testing is listed under the “Summary of Suspended Activities”.   Air traffic controllers are considered Department of Transportation Employees.  This is a […]

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Are YOU responsible for Keeping Us Safe?

 How did you get to work today? Maybe you rode a bicycle, motorcycle, bus or a car.  You know the roads are clogged with vehicles of every type and we assume people will drive safely. Of course, everyone knows that is not necessarily the truth. Some drivers are dangerous. But what can you do about […]

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WOLFEWATCH Alert! DEA Bans K2, Spice, Synthetic Cannabinoids

On Wednesday, K2 and other synthetic cannabinoids were banned by the DEA using its emergency powers. For at least one year it will be illegal to possess or sell the five chemicals used to make the products. The agency and the Department of Health and Human Services will determine whether the chemicals should be permanently […]

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Testing for synthetic cannabinoids now available at a reasonable price

In the April newsletter, we told you  about alternatives to marijuana being sold in smoke shops around the country as a legal high. Since then many articles in the national and local media have followed up. Some states have or are currently considering making these synthetic cannabinoids illegal. Recently an article in the Wall Street […]

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Working better for you is part of a whole new design

Wolfe Drug Testing and Keystone Laboratories are implementing some exciting changes to serve our customers better. We are in the process of a comprehensive website redesign and functional overhaul, development of a social media program (including Twitter , LinkedIn, and Plaxo), creating webinars, and streamlining our operations. We are also re-branding who we are and […]

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It’s time to be proactive about new alternatives to marijuana

Sold in head shops and on the Internet with claims of being legal and safe alternatives to marijuana, new products known as K2, fake weed and spice incense have been discovered by substance abusers as ways to get around pre-employment and random drug tests for marijuana. Containing a synthetic cannabinoid called JWH018 that mimics the […]

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