Dispose-A-Med safely Saturday in Tucson

2013-05-03T13:33:00Z Dispose-A-Med safely Saturday in TucsonKimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
May 03, 2013 1:33 pm  • 

Members of the Pima County Sheriff’s Department will collect unwanted medication Saturday.

At the Dispose-A-Med event, which runs from 8 a.m. to noon, at the Eastside City Hall, 7575 E. Speedway west of North Pantano Road, prescription and over-the-counter tablets, capsules, liquids, and creams will be collected.

Metal or glass inhalation aerosol bottles, syringes and epi-pens will not be accepted. Nor will they accept drugs from commercial organizations.

Medications turned over for collection cannot be returned.

The service is free and anonymous.

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