The Drug Enforcement Administration and its national and community partners will hold the 9th National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, September 27, 2014, between 10 A.M. to 2 P.M. at sites nationwide. In the City of Galt, the Collection site will be at the Galt Police Department located at 455 Industrial Drive, Galt, CA 95632 from 10 A.M. to 2 P.M. The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and ecologically responsible method of prescription drug disposal while also educating the public about the potential for abuse of medications.
Guidelines for the Community and Disposal Procedures
Participants may dispose of medication in its original container or by removing the medication from its container and disposing of it directly into the disposal box. If an original container is submitted, the individual should be encouraged to remove any identifying information from the prescription label. The Galt Police Department will have personnel on site to help with any questions.