Why Do We Use Cocaine?

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Cocaine is still widely used around the globe, where 14 to 21 million were reported to use it in 2012. Western countries usage of cocaine remains the highest in 2012, As North and South America’s consumption increased by 1.8 & 1.2 % in 2012 respectively. While it decreased by 0.3% in Central and Western Europe. Banknotes are suspected to be contaminated by various drugs; cocaine, methamphetamine, heroine and add reference. Cocaine contaminates most of the banknotes due to drug trafficking. Contamination can be through direct contact with drug dealers, sniffing the cocaine by rolling the banknotes. Although, this can’t be the reason for the 100% contamination of the banknotes, the common reason is the direct contact with the contaminated notes.
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