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Mussels in WA state contain Oxycodone

May 25, 2018 by


By Jeff Rice The opioid epidemic has now hit the waters of Puget Sound. State agencies tracking pollution levels in Puget Sound have discovered traces of oxycodone in the tissues of native bay mussels (Mytilus trossulus) from Seattle and Bremerton area harbors. The mussels were part of the state‚Äôs Puget Sound Mussel Monitoring Program. Every […]