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In this undated file photograph, a portion of the evidence removed from a home at 1221 S. Crutcher after a meth bust in Springfield, Mo. Dozens, maybe hundreds, of houses have been used to manufacture meth in Springfield, but no comprehensive effort exists to ensure those homes have been cleaned of hazardous remnants. (AP Photo/News-Leader, Christina Dicken)

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Cleaning up meth labs not regulated by state

For the past eight years, Shelli Owen has cleaned up meth houses. Owen's clients are cautious folks — cleaning up these properties is not required by the state and is sparsely monitored by local authorities.


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