Safe Medication Disposal


Quite often, people ask how to dispose of the excess, expired, or unused medications they have in their home.

The safest and best way to dispose of any medications is to find a medication disposal kiosk in your community. You can find a list of locations by clicking on your county below.

Cayuga County

Cortland County

Madison County

Onondaga County

Oswego County

If there are not any kiosks in your community, consider calling your local pharmacy. They may be able to help.

Lastly, you can call (315)697-3947 and speak with the CRARC Coordinator about receiving an at home solution to safe disposal for free. The Deterra Disposal System is a safe alternative for disposing of medications.

Please, Please, PLEASE, do NOT flush your unused or expired medication down the toilet.