October 28, 2017 - Drug Take Back at Walgreens

The Lake Geneva Police Department and Walgreens of Lake Geneva will be having a drug take back on Saturday, October 28th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Unused or expired medicine should never be flushed or poured down the drain. Water reclamation facilities are not designed to remove all of them and trace amounts of pharmaceuticals are showing up in rivers and lakes.

GUIDELINES:

All waste pharmaceuticals must be generated by a household – no businesses are allowed.

Bring: Prescription (controlled and non-controlled) and over-the-counter medications, ointments, patches, inhalers, non-aerosol sprays, creams, vials and pet medications.

Do Not Bring: Illegal drugs, needles/sharps, acids, aerosol cans, bio-hazardous materials (anything containing a bodily fluid or blood), personal care products (shampoo, soaps, lotions, sunscreens), household hazardous waste (paint, pesticides, oil, gas), mercury thermometers.

WHEN: October 28th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: 351 N. Edwards Blvd., Walgreens in Lake Geneva

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