Now you can safely dispose of unused prescription and over-the-counter medicines 24 hours a day at the Cayuga County Public Safety Building at 7445 County House Road, Auburn, NY 13021. Click here for more information and what items are accepted.
The New York Department of Environmental Conservation also has information on their website on the proper disposal of household prescriptions and over-the-counter drugs. Visit their website at http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/45083.html for more information.
Do NOT flush or pour unwanted, unused or expired medications down the drain.