Prescription Medication Disposal

 Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, the Folsom Police Department lobby is closed and is not accepting medications at this time. 

Please consider using on the of the following options to safely dispose of prescription medications. 

Alternative Disposal Locations:

Please contact these locations directly regarding hours and accepted materials.

Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy
2155 Iron Point Rd
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 817-5450

Madison Village Pharmacy
6716 Madison Ave #11
Fair Oaks, CA 95628
(916) 903-7949

Professional Village Pharmacy
1701 Professional Dr
Sacramento, CA 95825

Home Disposal Options:

To properly dispose of medications at home:

1. Mix medications (liquids or pills, do not crush tablets or capsules) with an unappealing substance such as dirt, cat litter or used coffee grounds.

2. Place the mixture in a sealed container, such as a sealed zipper plastic bag.

3. Throw the container in your trash at home. 

4. Before you recycle or throw away any empty bottles or packaging, be sure to remove or delete all labels with personal information.