On April 29, 2017 the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ), in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Brown County Sheriff’s Office, and the Village of Bellevue, will coordinate a Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative. The focus is on removing potentially dangerous pharmaceutical substances from our state's medicine cabinets and preventing them from going into our water supply.
When: Saturday, April 29th (9:30AM – 1:30PM)
Where: Bellevue Village Hall (3100 Eaton Rd.)
Bring: Prescription (controlled and non-controlled) and over-the-counter medications, ointments, inhalers, patches, non-aerosol sprays, creams, vials and pet medications. Liquids without the original packaging will not be accepted.
*Medications will be removed from their containers and the plastic pill bottles will be placed in a recycling bin.*
Do Not Bring: Illegal drugs, needles/sharps, mercury thermometers, aerosol cans, bio-hazardous materials (anything containing a bodily fluid or blood), flares, personal care products (shampoo, soaps, lotions, sunscreens, etc...), household hazardous waste (paint, pesticides, chemicals, oil, or gas) or acid.