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Posted on: October 5, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Prescription Drug Take Back Day Oct. 28

Rx take back

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Oct. 28, from 11 am-2 pm. Residents are invited to turn in unused or expired medication for safe disposal.

Operation Medicine Cabinet and other collection programs protect our children, our water and our food supplies, and decrease prescription drug abuse by making it easier for you to properly dispose of unused or expired medication. This is a completely confidential program. No personal information will be collected. Please remove all prescription labels before arriving.


The Galion drop off location is Galion Public Library – Community Room. It is located at 123 North Market Street.


Accepted items:

Prescription pills

Over-the-counter medications

Pet Medications

Vitamins


DO NOT bring:

Needles, syringes, lancets

Thermometers

Aerosol cans

IV bags

Hydrogen peroxide

Bloody or infectious waste

Empty containers

Personal products (non-medicated shampoo, etc.)

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