Prescription Drug Disposal

Waste pharmaceuticals are a far reaching issue that affects more than just hazardous material programs. Unused drugs present opportunities for environmental contamination, drug abuse and accidental poisonings. Taking the easy way out and simply throwing your unused medications in the trash or flushing them down the drain can lead to significant environmental problems.

Residents may drop off excess or old prescription drugs at the following locations during the hours listed:

Brown County Sheriff’s Department
2684 Development Drive – Investigative Division
(920) 448-4200
Mon. – Fri. 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, except holidays

Ashwaubenon Public Safety
2155 Holmgren Way
(920) 492-2995
Mon. – Fri. 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

De Pere Police Department
325 S. Broadway St. | Drop box in lobby
(920) 339-8070
Mon. – Fri. 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Green Bay Police Department
307 South Adams St. | Drop box in lobby
(920) 448-3200
Sun. – Sat. 7:00 am – 10:00 pm

Accepted materials include: pills, liquids, salves, powders, inhalers, pet meds

Not accepted: sharps, biological material