Drug Take-Back

The California Statewide Drug Take-Back Program was created to combat the opioid crisis and reduce the misuse of medications by expanding options for the public to safely discard unwanted medicines with a statewide network of take-back receptacles (bins). This project has concluded as of 2021. The program, administered by California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC), established take-back bins across California at Drug Enforcement Agency-approved locations, including California-licensed pharmacies, hospitals or clinics with onsite pharmacies, and law enforcement departments. Read more about the program at TakeBackDrugs.org.

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