How to Appropriatly dispose of Prescription Drugs
Use one these options:
- Participate in prescription drug take-back days
- Drop off unused or expired medications at a prescription drug drop box
- Remove medications from containers and mix them with an undesirable substance, such as used coffee grounds or kitty litter. Then place the mixture in a container such as a zip-top or sealable plastic bag, and throw the container in your houshold trash. Do not flush medications down the toilet.
Prescription Drug Drop off Locations:
What happens to the drugs?
They are incinerated