A MedReturn drug collection unit has been installed at the Shelby Township Police Department for the public to discard prescription medications in a safe and environmentally-friendly manner. It is available 24 hours a day in the lobby of the police station. Be sure that the item you wish to discard of is an accepted item. If it is NOT, contact your waste hauler/health department for disposal information.
REMOVE ALL ACCEPTED MEDICATIONS FROM THEIR CONTAINERS AND PLACE IN A ZIP-LOC BAG PRIOR TO DEPOSITING IN THE COLLECTION BOX.
Items accepted are:
Prescription medications, patches and ointments
Medications for pets
Items NOT accepted are:
Medication from businesses or clinics
Non-prescription ointments, lotions or liquids