Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Drug Take Back Day, October 17

October 17, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Village Hall, 3100 Eaton Road

Local law enforcement agencies collect medication to assure it is disposed of properly. This prevents theft, accidental poisoning of children and pets, and protects the environment.

  • The program accepts pills, liquids, inhalers, capsules, sprays, drops, ointments, creams and pet medications
  • OTC medications are okay
  • They won’t accept biological waste, syringes, lancets or institutional or health-care waste
  • Individuals can remove or black out names but should leave the medication name and dose on the bottle
  • Empty Rx bottles can be placed in recycling 
  • No syringes or needles
  • Non non-medical inhalers
  • No mercury
  • No commercial, business, or long-term care deposits