National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Saturday, April 29 at 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

University of the Pacific
757 Brookside Road, Stockton

Turn in your used or expired medications for safe disposal.

The Drug Enforcement Administration and community partners will be holding its 13th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The event aims to provide a safe, convenient, and ecologically responsible method of prescription drug disposal while also educating the public about the potential for abuse of medications.

Directions:

  • Remove pills from containers and packaging
  • Consolidate loose pills in plastic bag
  • Remove personal information from packaging
  • Medical sharps accepted only in sealed bio-hazard or other sturdy sealed containers

 

For additional information, please contact San Joaquin County Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Division at www.SJCrecycle.org or 209.468.3066.

STOCKTON
University of the Pacific*
757 Brookside Road, Stockton

Arnold Rue Community Center*
5758 Lorraine Avenue, Stockton

Code 3 Safety Outfitters
304 Lincoln Center North, Stockton

Garden Acres Community Center
607 Bird Avenue, Stockton

TRACY
Tracy City Hall*
333 Civic Center Plaza

North Parking Lot
10 a.m. - l p.m.

LODI
Lodi Police Department*
215 Elm Street, Lodi

RIPON
Ripon Police Department*
259 N. Wilma Avenue

LOCKEFORD
Payless Market

18980 E. Highway 88, Lockeford

LATHROP
Lathrop Senior Center*

15707 5th Street, Lathrop

ESCALON
Escalon Police Department*

2040 Mc Henry Avenue, Escalon

*Medical sharps only accepted at these select locations

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Sponsoring Department

Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Website

http://www.SJCrecycle.org

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