Do not put medication down the drain or flush it down the toilet. Medication does not belong in sewage treatment plants or our streams and rivers.
Beaverton Police Department - 4755 SW Griffith Dr.
There is a secure drop box for prescription and over the counter drugs in the lobby. It is available to community members Monday and Friday from 7 am to 5:30 pm and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 7 am to 7 pm. The drop box is not suitable for large quantities from care facilities.
Acceptable items: Prescription medications and samples, all over the counter medications, vitamins, pet medications, medicated ointments and liquid medication in leak proof containers.
Unacceptable items: Thermometers, sharps, syringes, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, hydrogen peroxide, aerosol cans,inhalers, EpiPens and iodine.
Pills and capsules: Add a small amount of water to them so they are not usable. Then disperse them throughout your garbage.
Liquids: Add an absorbent material, such as flour or kitty litter, recap the bottle, and put it in the garbage.