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City of Faribault

Medication Disposal

Police Department Offices

25 4th St NW, Faribault, MN, 55021-5120

Distance: 1096 Miles

(507) 334-4305

Website

http://www.ricecountycmhc.org/initiatives/#rx

Service Details

Description

Household medications may be disposed of in a drop box at this site. Medicines that can be dropped off include all expired, unwanted, or unusable prescriptions or over-the-counter medications used by family members or pets. Properly disposing of your medicine prevents drug abuse or poisoning and helps protect the environment.


For more information, or to learn about proper disposal of medications when you cannot get to a drop box, visit https://www.pca.state.mn.us/living-green/managing-unwanted-medications or http://earth911.com/recycling-guide/how-to-recycle-unwanted-or-expired-medications


Additional Information

Take It To The Box" promotes the safe use, storage, and disposal of medication.
Faribault and Northfield provide medication disposal boxes. These drop off boxes will accept over-the-counter medications, prescription drugs, and animal medications from community members.


Medication recycling (also called medicine donation) prevents medication misuse or abuse and environmentally unsafe medication disposal practices.


Features

  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to everyone 

Eligibility

Any household prescription, over-the-counter, or pet medicines from households may be left at the drop box.


Fees

Free, there is no charge to drop off medications.


Area Served

City of Faribault, MN


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Non-Emergency Police (507) 334-4305

Last Update

8/1/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

Other Services or resources

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