Drug Drop Box Program

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Disposal of Medicine Locations

 

THE DRUG BOX IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED! PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

 

As part of the UNT Health Science Center Police Department’s commitment to providing for a safe campus community, the Department has installed a drug drop box in the lobby of the Police Department. Unused and discarded medications can be a potential risk of abuse or environmental contamination.

This box will be available to the public 24/7 to deposit unneeded prescription and over-the-counter medications. The box will be located in the Police Department lobby at 3600 Mattison Ave.

Please place all pills in a plastic ziploc baggie. Please no plastic bottles. Ziploc baggies will be provided if needed.

Items NOT Accepted
 Hydrogen Peroxide
 Thermometers
 Inhalers
 Needles, or other Sharps
 Medication from Businesses or Clinics(Sample)
 Aerosol Cans
 Ointments, Lotions, Patches or Liquids
 Illegal Substances

As needed, the drop box will be emptied by a police officer and all medications will be securely transported to an appropriate disposal facility in accordance with the Texas Controlled Substances Act.


Contact Information:

E-mail:

Sergeant Kevin Saunders

Phone:

817-735-5154

This page was last modified on October 22, 2018