CITY of SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga: Chemicals used in manufacturing shabu were found abandoned by the police and personnel of Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway in five different areas along SCTEX spanning this province and Tarlac. Regional Director Emerson Margate, Central Luzon Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA 3), said on August 11 some 8 39.139 liters of acetone and 7.7 liters of hydrochloric acid were found near a guard rail along Km 39+640 of the south-bound lane in Barangay Babo Pangulo, Porac, Pampanga. On August 14 and 15, policemen in Porac and Concepcion towns also uncovered similar chemicals. On August 16, Porac police also found various chemicals used in manufacturing shabu along the SCTEX. In Barangay Sapang Balen, Mabalacat, similar chemicals were found on August 18. Margate said the chemicals were dumped by only one source as all packaging were the same.