Hazardous Waste and Medication Safe Disposal Day

The Board of Health is sponsoring the following on April 28th:

Medication Safe Disposal Day - 9:00am to 1:00pm - tent outside of the Transfer Station Gate

  • Do not throw away your medication in the trash or in the toilet
  • Bring your medications to the collection site for proper and environmentally safe disposal
  • For privacy, cross out the name and address from all labels with a permanent marker.
  • DO NOT cross out the name of the medication

Accepted Items:

  • All prescription drugs
  • Nonprescription medicine
  • Herbal products
  • Vitamin and mineral supplements
  • Needles - LIMITED QUANTITY accepted.  MUST BE IN RED BOX.

Not Accepted Items:

  • Cosmetics, antiperspirants and skin care products
  • Contact lens disinfectants
  • sunburn protection
  • Mouthwashes and toothpastes

If you cannot attend Collection Day please bring your medication to the kiosk located in the lobby of the Police Department.

Hazardous Waste Collection Day - 9:00am to 1:00pm - DPW Yard (PLEASE DO NOT BRING LATEX PAINT!  It will not be accepted)

Please see the flyers for more information:

Questions?  Call the Board of Health at 781-721-7121.