PROPER DISPOSAL AND HANDLING
SAFE DISPOSAL AND TRAVEL TIPS
Safe and Secure Disposal and Handling
It's important to safely dispose of medications. For example, throwing needles into the trash or flushing medication down the toilet can cause risk of injury or potential infection to others. Use these safe disposal and handling options at home and when traveling.
Coalition for Safe Community Needle Disposal
List of providers for mail-back program, a list of vendors of needle destruction devices, articles and other resources.
Transportation Security Administration
Guidelines on traveling with sharp objects, what can be carried on a plane and what needs to be checked.
U.S. Food & Drug - How to Dispose of Unused Medicines
Drug disposal guidelines and locations, environmental concerns and disposal of inhaler products.
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* Always consult with your local or community guidelines to ensure proper disposal of sharps.