Drop Off Old Prescriptions September 26

rx drop offBATAVIA, Ohio (Sept. 3, 2015)  – Clermont County residents are encouraged to drop off their old or expired prescriptions during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26.

Dropoff sites include: Amelia Police Department, 44 W. Main St.; Clermont Sheriff at Central Joint Fire/EMS, 2401 Old S.R. 32; Clermont Sheriff at Clermont Northeastern Schools, 5327 Hutchinson Road; Felicity Police Department, 415 W. Walnut St.; Goshen Police Department, 6757 Goshen Road; New Richmond Police Department, 102 Willow St.; Pierce Township Police Department, 950 Locust Corner Road; and Union Township Police at Civic Center, 4350 Aicholtz Road.

In addition, these sites have permanent drop boxes: Amelia Police Department, Bethel Police Department, Goshen Police Department, Pierce Township Police Department, and the Clermont County Sheriff’s Office.

Residents are urged to turn in their unused or expired medication for safe disposal on Sept. 26. For more information, please visit the http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drug_disposal/takeback/index.html. Clermont County Mental Health and Recovery Board and the Opiate Task Force are sponsoring the local event.