meth cleanup http://kbia.org en Missouri's lax regulations on meth-lab cleanup http://kbia.org/post/missouris-lax-regulations-meth-lab-cleanup <p class="p1"><span class="s1"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></span></p><p class="p1"><span class="s1"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Missouri’s meth problem is no secret. In 2012, the Show-Me State has the highest number of meth-lab seizure in the country. &nbsp;But beyond the busts — Miss</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">ouri has no statewide regulation on what to do with former meth labs.&nbsp;</span></p><p class="p1"><span class="s1">On AMC’s ‘Breaking Bad,’ meth cooks prepare a batch in a trailer in the desert or a dirty and &nbsp;abandoned house. But this image of secrecy and seclusion isn’t always true. Timothy Sigmund is a real estate attorney from Jefferson City. He says many meth labs aren’t where pop culture might suggest they are.</span></p><p class="p1"><span class="s1">“Apartment buildings, nicer homes,” Sigmund says. “It can be happening in many different places, and it doesn’t matter. It’s not that it’s some run-down shack in the middle of the woods.”</span></p><p class="p1">&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 29 May 2013 16:18:34 +0000 Olga Khrustaleva 34489 at http://kbia.org Missouri's lax regulations on meth-lab cleanup