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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

The US Drug Enforcement Administration (US DEA) announced the next Prescription Drug Take-Back Day as Saturday, April 28, 2018.  Unless otherwise noted, you may only bring dry pills to the collection event for proper disposal.  Local law enforcement agencies will be collecting prescription drugs at the following locations between 10:00am-2:00pm. 
Please check back on April 13, 2018, for a complete listing of participating locations.

Permanent Drug Drop-Off Locations

In Franklin County there are several permanent Prescription Drug Drop-Off locations for your convenience. Each location accepts dry, prescription pills. If you have other items such as liquid medicines, inhalers, needles, creams, or patches, please verify that they are accepted by calling first.

​ Listed below are all the Franklin County community drop-off locations that are open to the public:

  • Reynoldsburg Police Department
    7240 E Main Street
    Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
    Phone: 614-866-6622
  • Upper Arlington Municipal Services Center
    3600 Tremont Road
    Upper Arlington, OH 43221
    Phone: 614-583-5042
  • Westerville Division of Police
    29 S State Street
    Westerville, OH 43081
    Phone: 614-901-6860
    Email Westerville Police
  • Whitehall Division of Police
    365 S Yearling Road
    Whitehall, OH 43213
    Phone: 614-237-6333
    Email Whitehall Police
  • Worthington Division of Police
    6555 Worthington Galena Road
    Worthington, OH 43085
    Phone: 614-885-4463
    Email Worthington Police

Additional Information

For a list of additional drop-off locations outside of central Ohio, please visit the Rx Drug Box website.