City of South Salt Lake


Rx Take Back Event


Saturday Oct. 24, 10:00 AM - Saturday Oct. 24, 2:00 PM


Walgreens - North Parking Lot


3250 S 700 E

It's time to clean out your medicine cabinet! You can bring any unused, or expired, prescription drugs or over-the-counter medications to this FREE drive-up/drop-off disposal event, and we will safely dispose of it for you.

Things we CAN accept for disposal:

  • Unused or expired prescription drugs
  • Unuesd or expired over-the-counter medication
  • Unused or expired pet medication
  • Vitamins
  • Medicated ointments & lotions
  • Vape pens or other e-cigarette devices and cartidges WITHOUT THE BATTERY.

Things we CANNOT accept for disposal:

  • Needles, lancets, syringes or sharps of any kind
  • Thermometers
  • Aerosal cans, pressurized containers, oxygen canisters
  • Emptry containers
  • Bloody or infectious waste
  • Personal care products (i.e. non-medicated shampoos, soaps, lotions, etc.)
  • Hydrogen peroxide
  • Business or clinic waste