As of July 1, the Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Facilities in Oakland, Livermore, and Hayward will no longer accept prescription medication. Prescription medication is still accepted at the Fremont drop-off facility and over 70 drug stores, hospitals, and law enforcement sites throughout the County.
A reminder that medicine and prescription drugs are hazardous and must NOT go in the trash, or be flushed or poured down the drain.
- Dispose of your unneeded drugs at local pharmacies, hospitals, and law enforcement sites, see the list here for details.
- Search RecycleWhere? for other locations.
For more information click here.