Loveland, Oh. - The Loveland Police Division is coordinating a one-day collaborative effort with the Drug Enforcement Administration (D.E.A.) to remove potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription medications from residents’ homes. The National Take Back Initiative will be held on Saturday, October 26, from 10 AM until 2 PM. Residents are encouraged to take their expired, unused and unwanted prescription medications to the Loveland Safety Center located at 126 South Lebanon Road.
Controlled, non-controlled and over the counter substances will be collected. Participants will be able to dispose of medication in its original container or by removing the medication from its original container. If an original container is submitted, remove and shred any identifying information from the label. Any solid dosage pharmaceutical product or liquid in a consumer container will be accepted. Liquid products should remain in their original containers.
Intra-venous solutions, injectibles and syringes will not be accepted.
The program is free of charge. No questions or requests for identification will be made and you will remain anonymous.