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Unwanted Medicine Mail-Back Services:

Mail-Back Services for Unwanted Medicines are available to residents upon request.

ACCEPTED: Medications in any dosage form, except for those listed below, in their original container or sealed bag.*

*If transferring medications to a sealed bag, please be sure to recycle all remaining packaging.

NOT ACCEPTED: Herbal remedies, vitamins, supplements, cosmetics or other personal care products, aerosols, inhalers, medical devices, pet pesticide products, sharps, illicit drugs, and iodine-containing medications.

Sharps Mail-Back Services:

Mail-Back Services for Sharps are available to residents upon request.

ACCEPTED: Sharps (such as hypodermic needles, pen needles, pre-loaded sharps, auto-injectors, intravenous needles, lancets and other devices used to penetrate the skin for drawing blood or for the delivery of medications) contained in sharps containers approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.**

** Approved sharps containers should be: made of heavy-duty plastic; able to close with a tight-fitting, puncture resistant lid, without sharps being able to come out; upright and stable during use; leak-resistant; and properly labeled as “sharps waste” or with the biohazard symbol and the word “BIOHAZARD” to warn of hazardous materials inside the container.

NOT ACCEPTED: Unwanted medicine, controlled substances, shaving razors, loose needles, loose sharps that are NOT contained in sharps containers approved by the FDA.

Mail-Back Package Distribution Locations may also be available in your area.

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Please complete the below form to request a pre-paid, pre-addressed Unwanted Medicines or Sharps Mail-Back Package. This form may be submitted more than once if multiple Packages are needed.

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