Workplace Testing for Crystal Meth Remains at Record High Level

Jun 2, 2016

Dr. Carl Linden, scientific director for toxicology at Diagnostic Laboratory Services in Halawa.
Credit Wayne Yoshioka

Illegal drug abuse costs employers more than $100 billion every year in the U.S., according to the Labor Department. In Hawai’i, Diagnostic Laboratory Services, with its secure facility in Halawa, performs drug testing for about  one thousand companies. The chief scientist took HPR on a tour to explain the process.