Disposal of Medication & Other Specialty Items

This can be found in various household items including thermometers and fluorescent bulbs. Learn how to properly dispose of items containing mercury.

Propane Tanks
Do not put propane tanks in the trash, they can explode and cause serious damage to equipment. Recycle and store these items properly.

Prescription Drugs (PDF)
Dispose of unwanted or unused prescription drugs through a program with Anoka County Sheriff's Office.

Managing Unwanted Medications
More information about proper medication disposal from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.