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Drug disposal event takes pills and liquids but not needles

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    Authorities encourage people not to throw unused or expired prescription medication in the trash or flush it down the toilet, both of which pose health and/or environmental risks.

Question: My uncle died recently, and when we cleaned up his house, we found so many old prescriptions, mostly pills but also syrup. I wasn’t really paying attention, but I seem to recall we’re not supposed to put it in the rubbish. Please advise. Read more

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