FAIRFIELD — People in communities across the county will have a chance this week to safely dispose of any expired, outdated or otherwise unneeded prescription medications – for free – as part of a countywide take-back campaign.
The prescription take-back event will occur from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Medications will be accepted anonymously, with no questions asked.
Prescription pills, liquids and creams can be dropped off for safe disposal. Participants are asked to remove all personal information. Pills can be brought in lockable plastic bags. All liquids and creams must be sealed.
Needle waste will not be collected, but residents can go to http://Recycle.SolanoCounty.com for dropoff sites. Local medical facilities are equipped to accept medical sharps all year.
Dropoff locations are:
Reach Susan Hiland at 427-6981 or firstname.lastname@example.org.