ESARNET2

ESARNET

Details

Title: Exploration of wastewater as a complementary, rapid, and objective indicator of the consumption of substances of abuse

Duration: 2021 - 2022

Description

Objectives

The objective of the ESARNET2 project is to monitor and quantify the use of licit and illicit drugs by the Spanish population.

General activities

Monitoring of drugs or drug markers in wastewater in different WWTPs to calculate temporal consumptions patterns in at least 25% of the Spanish population.

Expected results

A database of drug concentrations and consumption data per province and statistical analyses to compare these results with other monitoring sources.

Funder

Funded by the Government Delegation for the National Plan on Drugs.

Ministerio de Sanidad