Safe Medication Disposal Event, April 5, 2016

Safe medication disposal event on campus April 5, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The University of Michigan College of Pharmacy, Advanced Care Pharmacy Services, and the Great Lakes Clean Water Organization present Yellow Jug Old Drugs®, a medication disposal event on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 to help the community dispose of unused and unneeded medicines in a safe and environmentally responsible way.

The service is free and open to the public. Prescription and over-the-counter drugs in the form of pills, ointments, liquids and lotions are accepted and deposited into Yellow Jug Old Drug® containers.The containers and contents are then picked up and transported to a high temperature Incinerator for secure destruction. 

Bring unused, unneeded, or expired medications to the event for environmentally responsible and secure disposal. For more information and a list of accepted and unaccepted items, visit the College of Pharmacy website.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Drive up or walk up to the south side of N. University Avenue next to the Chemistry Building on the Ann Arbor Central Campus. Look for the white tent.
Chemistry Building
930 N. University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

For members of the U-M community only, there is a drop-off location on north campus. Visit the College of Pharmacy website for details.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
North Campus Research Complex
Building 10, Room G064
2800 Plymouth Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

To learn about safe medication disposal, visit Yellow Jug Old Drugs Program or call the Great Lakes Clean Water Organization at (989) 736-8179.

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