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Dispose of your Rx drugs this weekend

September 22nd, 2015

Medikament wird in den Mll entsorgt ,Focus Mlleimer in Farbe .The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications.

The 9th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, September 26, 2015 from 10am – 2pm.

The following are several sites throughout Western New York where you can take any medications. One way of preventing prescription drug abuse is to clean out your medicine cabinets for any and all unused controlled substances.


NORTH TONAWANDA POLICE DEPARTMENT
DEGRAFF MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
445 TREMONT STREET
NORTH TONAWANDA, NY 14120

AMHERST POLICE DEPARTMENT
MILLARD FILLMORE HOSPITAL
1540 MAPLE RD.
WILLIAMSVILLE, NY 14221

TONAWANDA POLICE DEPARTMENT
KENMORE MERCY HOSPITAL
2950 ELMWOOD AVENUE
KENMORE, NY, 14217

CHEEKTOWAGA POLICE DEPARTMENT
ST. JOSEPH’S HOSPITAL
2605 HARLEM RD.
BUFFALO, NY 14227

GRAND ISLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT
GRAND ISLAND FIRE HALL
2275 BASELINE RD.
GRAND ISLAND, NY, 14072

LOCKPORT POLICE DEPARTMENT
LOCKPORT PLAZA
(INTERSECTION OF SOUTH TRANSIT STREET AND WILLOW STREET)
LOCKPORT NY, 14094

BUFFALO POLICE DEPARTMENT
BUFFALO STATE COLLEGE
“R4” LOT
1300 ELMWOOD AVE.
BUFFALO, NY 14222

NIAGARA COUNTY NY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
NIAGARA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
5526 NIAGARA ST. EXTENSION
LOCKPORT, NY 14095

WEST SENECA POLICE DEPARTMENT
WEST SENECA SENIOR CENTER
4620 SENECA STREET
WEST SENECA, NY, 14224

BUFFALO POLICE DEPARTMENT
ERIE COUNTY BOTANICAL GARDENS
2655 SOUTH PARK AVE.
BUFFALO, NY 14218

LANCASTER POLICE DEPARTMENT
TWIN DISTRICT FIRE DEPARTMENT
4999 WILLIAM STREET
LANCASTER, NY 14086

NIAGARA FALLS POLICE DEPARTMENT
NIAGARA FALLS PD 1925 MAIN ST.
NIAGARA FALLS, NY 14305

ORCHARD PARK POLICE DEPARTMENT
MERCY AMBULATORY CENTER
3669 SOUTHWESTERN BLVD.
ORCHARD PARK, NY 14127

NIAGARA COUNTY SHERIFF
MT. SAINT MARY’S HOSPITAL
5300 MILITARY ROAD
LEWISTON, NY 14092

HAMBURG POLICE DEPARTMENT
TOWN OF HAMBURG DEPT. OF YOUTH RECREATION & SENIOR SERVICES
4540 SOUTHWESTERN BLVD.
HAMBURG, NY 14075


If you do not see a site located near you on the list provided, please check this link to the Office of Diversion Control. And if you can’t get to one of these sites, the best way to safely dispose of prescription medications is to crush and mix with mix with coffee grinds or kitty litter.

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