Prescription Drug Disposal Bags and Safe Disposal

  • Drop off unused medications at police stations or pharmacies that participate in take back programs. Click here for locations.
  • Medications can be mixed in with used coffee grounds or kitty litter and thrown away.
  • For simple, at-home disposal, contact Heather Craig to get a free drug disposal pouch.
  • In an emergency, flush medications down the toilet.

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Drop-off Locations

Disposing of your old prescription medications is a simple way to help prevent drug misuse. The following locations will accept your old or unused over-the-counter and prescription medications. We encourage you to call the location you intend to visit beforehand to ensure they are still accepting old medications.

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