How cocaine is made

How cocaine is made
Couple hundred pounds of coca leaves, a little cement, caustic soda, ammonia, quicklime, sulfuric acid and a lot of gasoline. Fascinating and horrifying, this could be the best anti-drug video ever

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By journalist and filmmaker Matthew Bristow. He also shot an amazing video of a Colombian military unit finding 8.5 tons of cocaine in the jungle and setting it on fire. And posted a video on turning the coca base into cocaine.

More info here. (Via ABlogSoup and LAist.)

Bonus link: How to make your own crack

Posted on November 26th, 2006 in Word on the Street | Permalink