Medicine; Prescription Drugs

Medicine; Prescription Drugs!

Illegal in Garbage & Drains

Don’t flush drugs down the drain, as they can contaminate our drinking water.

Special Directions

The following Safe Disposal Sites accept unwanted, unused and expired medications. Medication must be in the original containers, not larger than 5 inches high or 3 inches in diameter. Remove confidential information, leaving only the name of the medication. No illegal drugs.

Truckee Police Department
10183 Truckee Airport Rd. | (530) 550-2323
Map & Directions
Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm

Eastern Regional Landfill 
By appointment only at Household Hazardous Waste drop-off event.

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