Erowid Center

Rating: 4.92 stars   899 reviews

Issues: Education

Location: PO Box 1116 Grass Valley CA 95945 USA

Mission: Erowid Center's mission is to provide and facilitate access to objective, accurate, and non-judgmental information about plants, chemicals, technologies, and related issues that affect the mind, body, and culture. Erowid Center supports and trains libraries, publishers, and other information distributors on issues related to these fields. It is Erowid Center's goal to support medical, legal, scientific, academic, and independent experts in developing and publishing related resources.
Target demographics: Students, educators, researchers, medical professionals, and anyone seeking facts and information about psychoactive plants and drugs.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 18 million visitors to our online information.
Geographic areas served: World-wide, Internet
Programs: Erowid.org, Experience Reports, New Drug Tracking & Monitoring, Drug Education, Research Improvement, Ecstasydata Laboratory Testing, Wisdom Cycle Project, Document Library & Archiving.
2015 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 4 stars  

erowid , es una pagina que conozco hace 3 años cuando empece a consumir cannabis , pero mi intriga por la historia y formas de consumo me bastaron para visitar erowid , que me dio la suficiente información sobre la sustancia que consumo y las notables diferencias entre la marihuana prensada y adulterada a la marihuana de calidad

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No haria cambios . me es una pagina muy util .

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2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

The priceless information contained herein is just as useful to the educated explorer and the inexperienced beginner. Perfect resource for recreation and medicinal applications. More to the point, this site stopped me from doing some very stupid things and helped me decide how and when do some very good things safely. What more needs to be said?

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Allow it to grow.

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Life-changing

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2013

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Rating: 3 stars  

You put everything out on the table.. Your experience or experiences , height weight, etc. the amount of the substance being used ,the mix with other substances.. Plus I usually here about the potential dangers, even though most adults maybe aware of these.. No one here tells grown ass adults what to do, like the fn gov does.. Everyone is so different from one another.. And that is why we come here, so we have an idea about these substances.. All the bleepin government does is LIE! Come here for the truth!

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Get bigger and go to the screwball congress that gets nothing done and legalize everything! Tax it and pay the debt that our politicians caused..

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A little

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2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

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Erowid has provided the public with a non-bias, source of information on substances and chemicals of an astounding variety. There is accurate information regarding the legal status/repercussions, health dangers, chemical structure, duration, intended purpose ect. on everything from LSD to aspirin. Many regard distribution of such knowledge as taboo (since many of the substances are scheduled and/or controlled). However, in compiling this information in one place it has demystified the notoriety of these substances and has helped to create a truly drug aware audience.

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I would not change anything about this organization.

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Definitely

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Life-changing

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Very Well

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Definitely

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2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

when my eye became unusually dilated after being exposed to datura that i was trimming, the hospital doctors went to Erowid on their computors to see what to do!

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Life-changing

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Very Well

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Definitely

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2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

I started simply reading erowid, and over the past few years i have gone from a user to a volenteeer to a donating member. i cannot explain the significance of this website to me. without it i would have never been able to get over my anhedonic depression or fully realize myself. I have also been able to help many people over come, or reduce their addictions by using information from erowid

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

increase the speed that new information of new reasearch chemicals is posted

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Definitely

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Life-changing

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2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

No matter what the government tries to do, there will always be drugs and drug users. I believe that if more people had access to reports and valid information on certain substances, they will be more knowledgeable on what they are getting themselves into, and are more likely to avoid hurting themselves or others. The only other sources of drug information people have are randomly-owned, opinion-filled websites or just from word of mouth from people on the streets.

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I would make the website more widely know and available to a larger portion of the public.

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Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

Life-changing

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Very Well

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Definitely

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2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

This site is really good and has tons of information and other stuff combined with experiences. This is the site to go to!

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Make it a bit more trendy with the layout and stuff like ask frank and stuff!

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A lot

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Very Well

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2003

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Rating: 5 stars  

Good information about drugs, experiences, and more important, dosage.

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Very Well

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Definitely

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2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

this website is fantastic at providing me with the information i am curious about. I love how this website has such a huge list of different psychoactive,and trip reports.it is a very usefull website that gives accurate information about substances.

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Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

A lot

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Very Well

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009

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