Zoom Testing Blog

Welcome to our index of blog posts. Here you will find all of the articles and posts that we have published on the subject of drugs and drug testing. We hope that you will find this information both informative and useful.  A complete list of these articles can be found here.

Alcohol and Drug Testing in the Professional Workplace

Alcohol and Drug Testing in the Professional Workplace

For Lloyd’s of London employees and pass-holders, the time is up for drinking alcohol during office hours. The 331-year-old institution ...
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drug test kits for teens

What Parents Need to Know About Drugs

Teenagers today have priorities, stresses, and pressures that differ vastly from when we were teenagers, and parents are right to ...
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What Happens If You Fail A Drug Test At Work?

What Happens If You Fail A Drug Test At Work?

Random drug testing is becoming more commonplace in British businesses.  Employers are well within their rights to drug test staff ...
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News
Drugs In Prison

Cocaine in Prison Concern Inspectors

A new report has concluded that it was "easy" for inmates at an open prison to smuggle drugs back into ...
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Cannabis, News
Cannabis Breathalyser

Coming soon … the Cannabis Breathalyser?

The world's first cannabis breathalyser, designed for use by employers and police, has been designed by a US company called ...
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News
UK's crack cocaine and heroin hotspots

The UK’s Crack Cocaine and Heroin Hotspots

New statistics, revealled by Public Health England, give a frighteningly clear picture of the extent of crack cocaine and heroin ...
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News
Liverpool Drugs Gang Jailed

Liverpool Drugs Gang Jailed

Merseyside Police this week brought a Liverpool drugs gang to justice, with five members of the organised crime group (OCG)  ...
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is spice a legal drug ?

Why Prisons Test for Spice

A growing drug trend in UK jails has recently been identified. Synthetic Cannabis, often called “Black Mamba” or “Spice” has ...
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Ecstasy, News
Huge Differences Found in MDMA Levels Between Pills

Huge Differences Found in MDMA Levels Between Pills  

MDMA has always been a dangerous and unpredictable drug to use. In recent years great strides forward have been made ...
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How Long Do Benzodiazepines Stay in Your System?

How Long Do Benzodiazepines Stay in Your System?

In this article we explore the subject of Benzodiazepines. What kind of drugs are they? Who invented them? And, for ...
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Amphetamines
amphetamine-drug-testing

Amphetamine Drug Testing Kits

What is an Amphetamine? An amphetamine is a synthetic psycho-stimulant drug. It stimulates the central nervous system, which means that ...
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Methadone
drug testing for methadone

Drug Testing For Methadone

Methadone is a drug that belongs to the family of drugs called opioids. This group of drugs are often referred ...
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drug testing in rugby

Increase in Positive Drug Tests in Rugby

Last season, there were four positive drug tests for cocaine among Premiership rugby players and the Rugby Football Union (RFU) ...
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Cocaine, News
Why Bristol is the new cocaine capital of Europe

Cocaine in Bristol At “Pocket Money” Prices

The scale of the cocaine and heroin problem in Bristol has been revealed in figures just now released. The city ...
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News
Nottingham Drug Testing

50 Convicted After Nottingham Drugs Crackdown

A year-long police crackdown in the Bestwood area of Nottingham, code-named Operation Reacher, has focused on Nottingham drug gangs as ...
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Cocaine, Ketamine, News
shrimps test positive cocaine

UK Shrimps Test Positive for Cocaine and Ketamine!

A study of water quality in the UK has delivered some alarming findings. The study, by Kings College London and ...
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Midfielder Ken Ilsø of Adelaide United banned following a positive test for cocaine

Footballer Fails Cocaine Drug Test

Midfielder Ken Ilsø of Adelaide United banned following a positive test for cocaine. As per the Football Federation's anti-doping policy, ...
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England Cricketer Fails Hair Follicle Drug Test

England Cricketer Fails Hair Follicle Drug Test

Alex Hales, the England Cricket batsman, this week begun a 21-day ban from cricket for recreational drug use, after he ...
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