August 19, 2009
Posted: 11:20 AM ET
Everybody knows that once a bank note has passed through a few hands, it’s not the cleanest thing in the world.
What you might not know is that, in addition to germs, grime and other visitors, the bills in your wallet probably contain cocaine.
Although such traces have been reported in the past, a scientists’ group said Monday that cocaine is present in up to 90 percent of the paper money in the United States, particularly in large cities such as Baltimore, Boston and Detroit.
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