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Safe Medication Disposal

A few small steps can make an important difference in safeguarding lives and protecting the environment.

SMARxT Disposal  Follow your medication prescriber’s instructions and use all medications as instructed. If you do not use all of your prescribed or over-the-counter medication, you can take a few small steps to make a huge impact in safeguarding lives and protecting the environment by disposing of unused medicines properly (SMARxT Disposal, 2011)   Information about medication safety and the environmental impact of medication disposal, as well as resources to help you find medication disposal programs near you.