Never dispose of medication down the toilet or sink, or throw it out in the garbage. These practices may have a harmful effect on the environment.

Safely dispose of prescription and over-the-counter medication:

  • at the Mobile HHW Depot. Click here to find the schedule and to learn more about the Mobile HHW Depot.
  • many pharmacies provide free medication disposal services. For a list of collection locations near you, visit  and search by postal code or city for a participating pharmacy in your area

More options on disposal locations are available on the Make The Drop website.

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