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Medication Collection


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

Over-the-counter medications

Vitamins

Samples

Medications for pets


Items NOT accepted are:
Hydrogen peroxide
Thermometers
Inhalers
Needles (sharps)
Medication from businesses or clinics
Aerosol cans
Non-prescription ointments, lotions or liquids

Drug Box in Lobby