You can get printed materials with information about K2, such as posters, flyers, and palm cards. K2 is not cannabis. It is a chemical sprayed onto plant-like materials and is unpredictable in its effects.

The printed materials include information about:

  • Potential health effects of K2 (anxiety, confusion, agitation, paranoia, hallucinations, sleepiness, nausea, vomiting, rapid heart rate, seizures, and/or suicidal thoughts)
  • Safety tips if using K2 to reduce the risk of negative effects (stay hydrated, go slow, avoid using alone, and use in a familiar place) 

Materials are available in English and Spanish.

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) to request a copy.


If you requested a Department of Health and Mental Hygiene publication over 2 weeks ago and have not received it, you can check the status. If you ordered it more recently, allow time for delivery and call back after 2 weeks if you still haven't received it.

Cancel Order

If your order has been placed, it likely already shipped. You can return unwanted copies at no cost to you by writing "Return to Sender" on the package and putting it in the mail.

Out of Stock

If the publication you are looking for is currently out of stock, you can get assistance by phone.

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) for assistance by phone.

Update Order

  • To order additional items, you must place another order.
  • You can email requests to
    • To update a current order, be sure to include tracking order number
    • To update address, email, and organizational information

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