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Furanylfentanyl under control across the EU

15.11.2017 - the EU has decided to subject the new synthetic opioid to control measures. Member States will have one year to introduce them into national legislation.


EMCDDA-Europol Joint Report on carfentanyl

13.11.2017 - See the joint report (19 p.) published by the two organizations in accordance with Article 5 of the EU Council Decision 2005/387/JHA.


The EMCDDA provide on its website a database on which you can search publications of interest by publication series, publication type, date, and keywords.

Drugs in Europe

2017 EMCDDA European Drug Report

What do the latest data tell us about the European drug market? What are the new trends in drug use among European adults and school students? What are the harms associated with drug use and what is being done to counter them? These and other questions are explored in the 2017 EMCDDA European Drug Report.

Country drug reports

Developed by the EMCDDA, in cooperation with the Reitox national focal points, these graphic-rich reports cover: drug use and public health problems; drug policy and responses and drug supply.

The European Union and the drug phenomenon

The European Union & the drug phenomenon : Frequently asked questions , joint publication between the EMCDDA and the European Commission, october 2010, 12 p.