Get Rid of Old Medications the Right Way

May 16, 2011 by
Filed under: Education, News 

pillsNot sure what to do with your expired or unused medications? Tossing them in the garbage or flushing them down the toilet are both harmful to the environment.

Eau Claire County Residents can dispose of expired or unused prescription and over-the-counter medications for free at four permanent collection sites across the county

  • Eau Claire County Courthouse, County Sheriff’s Office, Room 1428, 8 AM – 5 PM
  • Altoona Emergency Services Building, 1904 Spooner Ave, 8 AM – 4 PM
  • Augusta City Hall, 145 West Lincoln Ave, 8 AM – 4 PM
  • Fall Creek Village Hall, 122 East Lincoln Ave, 8 AM – 4:30 PM

For a complete list of accepted and unaccepted items, go to the Eau Claire City – County Prescription Drug Collection and Disposal website.

Take advantage of this free service and dispose of your medicines correctly.

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