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ONI Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Prescription Drug Turn In Day

Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinets! 


Crime Prevention, the Portland Police Bureau and the DEA will partner on Saturday September 29th, 2012 to provide free disposal of your unused and expired prescription medications. One location will be available for you to anonymously drop off your medications at the Gateway Fred Meyer located at 1111 NE 102nd Avenue. The drop site will be open from 10:00AM-2:00PM. All medications will be incinerated and will not go into our water supply.


Date:  Saturday, September 29th, 2012


Time: 10:00AM-2:00PM


Place:  Gateway Fred Meyer – Look for the Mobile Precinct!

  1111 NE 102nd Avenue



Acceptable items for deposit: Prescription medications and samples, all over the counter medications, vitamins, pet medications, medicated ointments, and liquid medication in leak proof containers.

Items not acceptable for deposit: Thermometers/Sharps/Syringes, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, hydrogen peroxide, aerosol cans, inhalers, EpiPens.


For questions, contact Jenni Bernheisel at 503-823-4257 or