The Science Behind Hair Testing

Hair testing has gained widespread recognition as a remarkable scientific method for detecting various substances like drugs, alcohol, environmental contaminants, and nutritional indicators. In this guide, we'll explore the fascinating science behind hair testing, looking at how it works, what makes it precise, how it has evolved, and its diverse range of uses. The Basics ... Read more

Oral & Urine & Hair, Oh My!

When it comes to drug screening, there are several methods to choose from. The most common ones include oral (saliva), urine, and hair testing. Each of these methods has its own set of advantages and disadvantages, but if you're looking for a comprehensive, long-term, and accurate solution, hair drug testing stands out as the best ... Read more

Psychemedics Corporation Announces Relocation of Headquarters to Dallas, Texas

ACTON, Mass., January 2, 2024 Psychemedics Corporation, a global leader in hair testing for drugs of abuse, proudly announces the relocation of its corporate headquarters from Acton, Massachusetts, to Dallas, Texas, while reaffirming its unwavering dedication to delivering exceptional service and maintaining the highest standards in hair drug testing. The move to Dallas underscores Psychemedics’ ... Read more

Driving Toward the Drug-Free Cab

Driving Toward the Drug-Free Cab For one trucking firm, required DOT drug testing with urine did not ensure the drug-free cabs they wanted. As a result, they decided to augment that testing with a more stringent Psychemedics drug test using hair. The results literally speak for themselves. KLLM has transported perishable commodities throughout the country ... Read more

Drug Policy Webinar

DRUG TESTING POLICYThe Ins and Outs for Changing Times If you have drug testing policy questions, you have come to the right place. About This Session. Changing drug laws, a new administration, a dynamic and evolving drugs-of-abuse landscape and generational change in the makeup of our workforce have brought drug testing policy to the front ... Read more

Sarah Ashby Rejoins Psychemedics Corporation as Vice President, General Counsel

ACTON, Mass., Dec. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Psychemedics Corporation (NASDAQ: PMD) announced that Sarah Ashby has rejoined the company as Vice President, General Counsel. In this important role, Sarah will be responsible for directing and managing all of the company’s legal activities. She will report directly to the company’s CEO. Sarah rejoins Psychemedics from ... Read more

Andrew Limbek Joins Psychemedics Corporation as Vice President, Controller

ACTON, Mass., Jan. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Psychemedics Corporation (NASDAQ: PMD) announced that Andrew Limbek had joined the Company as Vice President, Controller. In this important role, Andrew will be responsible for directing and managing all of the Company’s financial activities, including external reporting and internal analysis. He will report directly to the Company’s ... Read more

Robyn C. Davis Joins Psychemedics Board of Directors

ACTON, Mass., March 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Psychemedics Corporation (NASDAQ: PMD) announced that Robyn C. Davis was unanimously elected to serve on the Board of Directors of Psychemedics Corporation effective immediately. Ms. Davis will be filling the vacancy created by the untimely passing this past December of Clint Allen, a long-time and dedicated Psychemedics ... Read more

Are “New” Substance Abusers Slipping By Your Drug Test?

Are "New" Substance Abusers Slipping By Your Drug Test? This new year's challenges; some familiar and some not. “Your post-COVID workplace may be more vulnerable than ever. Be prepared .” The turn of a new year is when we resolve to reassess and adjust everything from our diets to our finances to our time spent ... Read more

Rebuilding A Workplace After COVID-19 (Part Three of Three)

Playing Defense. Things To Know About Detection & Deterrence. (Part Three of a Three-Part Series: “Rebuilding A Workplace After COVID-19”) “The best defense  is a good offense.” Conventional wisdom, locker room motivation, business tactic Offense is proactive. Defense is reactive. Founding Father George Washington, early 1900’s heavyweight boxing champion Jack Dempsey and legendary Green Bay ... Read more