Druglink article 2014 – Emerald experiment by Tim Bingham

Bold new laws introduced in Ireland to tackle legal highs and NPS dramatically cut the number of head shops. But the country’s drug users merely switched substances or modes of supply. Tim Bingham reports.

Internationally, there has been a lot of interest in relation to Ireland’s Novel Psychoactive Substance Act 2010 and the impact this has had on the country’s
head shop trade…

Emerald experiment (PDF)