Water Quality
October 26 2011

National Drug Take Back Day: Saturday, October 29, 2011

by Mara Dias

Saturday, October 29, 2011 is National Drug Take Back Day . Proper and safe disposal of medicine can help prevent poisoning of children and pets and it keeps these chemicals out of our waters where they can contaminate drinking water and wreak havoc on coastal ecosystems.

To find a collection site near you, click here.  The national number to call for the nearest National Take Back Initiative location is: 1-800-882-9539.