Standard Guide for Microcrystal Testing in Forensic Analysis of Cocaine
|Publication Date:||1 March 2011|
This guide describes some standard procedures applicable to the analysis of cocaine using multiple microcrystal tests (1-5).2
These procedures are applicable to cocaine, which is present in solid dosage form or an injectable liquid form. They are not typically applicable to the analysis of cocaine in biological samples.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
This standard cannot replace knowledge, skill, or ability acquired through appropriate education, training, and experience and should be used in conjunction with sound professional judgment.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2 The boldface numbers in parentheses refer to a list of references at the end of this standard.