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Dodge County Sheriff

Medication Disposal

22 6th St E, Dept 201, Mantorville, MN, 55955-2255

Distance: 1041 Miles

(507) 635-6200

Website

http://www.co.dodge.mn.us/departments/take_it_to_the_box_program.php

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 disposal of medication.


These drop off boxes will accept from community members:
* Over-the-counter medications (meds)
* Prescription drugs
* Animal medications
* Liquid medications must be in leak-proof containers
* Illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia are accepted anonymously


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.


Application Instructions

Take old or unneeded medications or drugs to the medication disposal box at the Dodge County Sheriff's Department 24 hours every day:
* Leave the medicine in its original package or bottle
* Cross off your name or other personal information. Do not cross off the name of the medicine.


Needles/Sharps ARE NOT accepted at these locations


Fees

Free, there is no charge to drop off medications.


Business Hours

24/7


Area Served

Dodge County


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 635-6200
FAX (507) 635-6225

Last Update

3/15/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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