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Instructions for Safe Medicine Disposal in Alameda County

Medicines, unless specifically stated on the packaging, should never be flushed down the toilet or placed in the trash.

PLEASE NOTE: We can no longer accept prescription medication at our Oakland, Livermore, and Hayward drop-off facilities. Prescription medication is accepted at the Fremont drop-off facility and over 70 drug stores, hospitals, and law enforcement sites throughout the County.

Updated Feb 1, 2018