2013 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office will team with several local agencies during National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The event is held every year and affords residents the opportunity to safely dispose of used or outdated medications. This year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, October 26th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. It will be held at the Zanesville Muskingum County Health Department at 205 N. 7th St in downtown Zanesville. Items accepted include prescription and over-the-counter tablets, capsules and liquid medications, along with Intra-venous solutions, injectables and needles. Items that will not be accepted include illicit substances such as marijuana and methamphetamine.
For more information, contact the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department at (740) 454-9741 or visit their website at www.zmchd.org.