The semiannual Prescription Drug Roundup, encouraging the proper disposal of unused prescription medications, will be April 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Douglas County.
Proper medication disposal protects teens, children, pets and the environment. Unused or expired prescription drugs, over-the-counter pills, prescription liquids an pet medications can be brought to any of the designated drop-off locations. Leave medications in the original container and mark out the patient name and information.
Drop-off locations include:
1342 Highway 395 N, Gardnerville
Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Tillman Substation
1281 Kimmerling Road, Gardnerville
East Fork Fire Station No. 4
1476 Albite Road, Wellington
212 Elks Point Road, Round Hill
3770 Highway 395, Carson City
Unable to drop by on April 28? Dispose of unused drugs by crushing them in a seal-tight plastic bag, add kitty litter or coffee grounds, seal the bag and dispose in the trash.