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Date:
April 28, 2018
Time:
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Time Details:
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location:
The front lobby of the Hollywood Police Department
Address:
3250 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, FL 33021
Cost:
Free
Drug Take Back 2018
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Prescription Drug Take Back Event

Saturday, April 28, 2018

This national initiative is designed to allow individuals to remove old, expired, or unused medications from their homes. Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue, leading to accidental poisoning, overdose, and abuse. Pharmaceutical drugs can be just as dangerous as street drugs when taken without a prescription or a doctor's supervision. Unused prescription drugs thrown in the trash can be retrieved and abused or illegally sold. Unused drugs that are flushed contaminate the water supply. Proper disposal of unused drugs saves lives and protects the environment.