Prescription Drug Take-Back Day – April 30th

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day – April 30th

Rochelle, IL – The Rochelle Police Department will host a Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday April 30 from 10am-2pm at City Hall.

The DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative allows anyone to safely dispose of expired, unwanted or unused prescription drugs. The event provides a safe and responsible means of disposal.

What you should know about National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day:

• Drop off is anonymous – no questions asked.

• Package all prescription drugs in plastic or glass bottles or (if pills) sturdy plastic bags.

• Remove all labels on all bottles to protect privacy.

• Do not drop off illicitly manufactured controlled substances such as heroin, LSD and marijuana.

• Do not drop off syringes or needles.

• Final disposal of collected prescription drugs is environmentally-friendly (through incineration).

Rochelle City Hall is located at 420 N. 6th Street. For questions, please call 815-562-2131.