Twenty States With Fewest Meth Lab Explosions -- and Where Colorado Lands

Additional photos and more below.
Additional photos and more below.

Colorado may have more than its share of hash-oil explosions these days, but the number of fiery meth-lab accidents here is among the lowest in the country. A recent survey in Missouri shows that while some states experienced well over 1,000 incidents, with more than 11,000 taking place nationwide, Colorado was in the single digits. Count down the photo-illustrated top twenty below, followed by a graphic showing the number of incidents in states across the country.

See also: Photos: Motel Blaze Joins Our List of Top Six Recent Hash-Oil Explosions, published March 12, 2014

Number 1 (tie): Connecticut

Number of incidents: 1

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Number 1 (tie): Hawaii

Number of incidents: 1

Number 1 (tie): Rhode Island

Number of incidents: 1

Number 4: Washington

Number of incidents: 2

Continue to keep counting down the twenty states with the fewest meth-lab explosions.



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