DEA teaches Md. police how to deal with meth labs
Matthew Dolan, Sun Reporter
The Baltimore Sun
Copyright 2006 The Baltimore Sun Company
QUANTICO, VA.- In World War II-era Quonset huts deep inside this sprawling Marine Corps base, two Harford County sheriff's deputies spent a week learning how to cook methamphetamine.
The illegal drug recipe isn't hard or especially secret. The primary ingredients are cold medicine, denatured alcohol, phosphorus, reagents and iodine.