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Where can I dispose of old medicine?

Penn Township Police Department located at 20 Wayne Avenue Hanover, PA accepts old prescription drugs in the green and white metal take-back box. Drop off must be done during normal lobby hours Monday-Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm except holidays. The following items are accepted at this drop off location: prescription and over-the-counter solid medications, tablets, capsules, liquid medications, inhalers, creams, patches, ointments, nasal sprays, and pet medications.  Intravenous solutions, injectables, and needles are NOT accepted.  Medicines should be in a sealed container such as original bottle or zip lock bag.  Please remove or black out personal information on medicine bottles as a precaution.