Indiana State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration are partnering for another Drug Take Back day

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The Drug Enforcement Administration has announced its 20th nationwide Prescription Drug Take Back initiative.

Once again, Indiana State Police will be partnering with the administration to help set up take back locations around the Hoosier state.   

This initiative is intended to help prevent prescription drug abuse and theft through proper disposal.

Take back sites will be set up statewide for expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs which will be properly disposed of with zero environmental impact.

Liquid medications, pill medications, vaping pens without batteries and vaping cartridges will be accepted for disposal. 

Needles, new or used, will not be accepted for disposal at any of the locations. 

These events are the safe, free, popular and responsible way for the public to legally dispose of prescription drugs with no questions asked.

All listed sites will be accepting for disposal on April 24 between of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.  

To locate the Indiana State Police post and take back location closest to your home or business, click here.

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