Flushing unused medicine down the toilet is an improper disposal method because sewage systems are not equipped to remove all pharmaceuticals from the water. These untreated pharmaceuticals then enter the bay and rivers.
Bring home-generated MEDICINE to the HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE FACILITY
This service is NOT available to businesses. Businesses, call Med Tec at (707) 839-5544 for disposal information.
You can safely dispose of Pharmaceuticals at these locations: