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Anne Arundel County Police Department - Western District
Thursday May 17th, 2012 :: 02:24 p.m. EDT

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The Anne Arundel County Police Western District has installed a permanant MedReturn Drug Collection Mailbox Unit in its lobby.

The Anne Arundel County Police Western District has installed a permanant MedReturn Drug Collection Mailbox Unit in its lobby, to collect unwanted or expired household prescription, over-the-counter and other unused medicines for destruction.

• This program is anonymous and no requests for identification will be made.
• Participants may dispose of medication in its original container or by removing the medication from its container and disposing of it directly into the disposal box. If an original container is submitted, individuals can remove any identifying information from the prescription label.
• All solid dosage pharmaceutical product and liquids in consumer containers may be accepted. Liquid products, such as cough syrup, should remain sealed in their original container. The depositor should ensure that the cap is tightly sealed to prevent leakage.
• Intra-venous solutions, injectibles, and syringes will not be accepted due to potential hazard posed by blood-borne pathogens.
• Illicit substances such as marijuana or methamphetamine are not a part of this initiative and should not be placed in collection containers.

Address/Location
Anne Arundel County Police Department - Western District
8273 Telegraph Rd
Odenton, MD 21113

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

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