It’s well known that unused prescription medications pose a risk: they can easily fall into the wrong hands, be accidentally ingested, or simply be past the expiration date — so why take the risk of leaving them around?
So how should you dispose of your old prescription drugs? Following other area police departments, the New Canaan Police in the front lobby at police headquarters, 174 South Avenue.
The drop box ensures that prescription drugs are disposed of properly. Residents can dispose of drugs anonymously — no personal information will be collected.
Greenwich, Wilton and Ridgefield have reportedly set up similar drop boxes at their police departments.