Did you know that prescription drugs thrown in the trash can be retrieved to be abused or illegally sold, or that drugs flushed down toilets contaminate the water supply?
Although legally prescribed drugs serve a useful medical purpose, they can be deadly if they get into the wrong hands and are misused. Cleaning out medicine cabinets and safely disposing of old prescription and over-the-counter drugs can save lives.
You can help prevent and reduce medication misuse, opioid addiction, and water contamination by properly disposing of any unneeded medications at a certified collection kiosk. Below is a list of medicine drop-off locations in Clayton: