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October 26, 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Johnston Public Safety Building
6373 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, IA 50131
Drug Take-Back Day 2019
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Drug Take-Back Day

Saturday, October 26, 2019

The Johnston Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration want to help make homes safe by destroying all expired or unused prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications during a community Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, October 26 at the Public Safety Building, located at 6373 Merle Hay Road from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The purpose of the drop off is to help residents remove potentially dangerous substances from their medicine cabinets by establishing a safe collection site. The service is free and anonymous, no questions will be asked.

Any solid dosage form of pharmaceutical products such as tablets, capsules and patches will be accepted. To help combat the continued vaping health crisis, vaping pens and cartridges are being collected. Liquids, needles, sharps, inhalers, syringes, IV solutions and other biohazard materials will NOT be accepted.