Operation Medicine Cabinet Cleanout: Saturday, October 28, 2017
In conjunction with DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative
Take advantage of a free, convenient, confidential, and safe disposal of unused or expired medications during Operation Medicine Cabinet Cleanout on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Drop off medications at any of the eight Fairfax County District Police Stations (pills or liquids only, no pressurized canisters or needles) between 10 a.m.and 2 p.m.
Operation Medicine Cabinet Cleanout is is sponsored by the Unified Prevention Coalition of Fairfax County in partnership with local businesses and in collaboration with the following Fairfax County government departments: Police, Health, Public and Private Partnerships, Neighborhood and Community Services, Public Works and Environmental Services, and the Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board.
Drug take back programs are important because they are a safe method for disposing of prescription drugs and are organized and closely monitored by local, state, and federal government agencies.
Safe disposal of unused or expired medications prevents drug abuse and misuse, accidental poisoning, and protects the environment. Learn more about the prescription drug take-back programs.
Saturday, October 28, 2017
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Drop off unused or expired medications at a Fairfax County Police district
(pills or liquids only, no pressurized canisters or needles)
- Disposal is FREE, convenient, confidential, and safe
Safe handling of unused or expired
- Prevents accidental poisoning
- Protects the environment
- Prevents drug abuse