Warning issued over personal breathalyzers

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A Scottish Trading Standards authority has revealed worrying discrepancies in the readings delivered by personal breathalyzers.

South Ayrshire Council tested a variety of products freely available on the internet or at retailers. Devices can range from £6 to £70. The disturbing results revealed a range of alcohol concentration from less than half the correct reading to more than double the correct reading.

See the article below for more information:

http://www.ayrshiredailynews.co.uk/#!Council-warns-drivers-to-avoid-personal-breathalysers-as-they-can-be-inaccurate/qrzdl/567975f80cf203da56e857a5

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