You can safely dispose of unused prescription and over-the-counter medications at a receptacle available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at the Cayuga County Public Safety Building which is located at:
7445 County House Road
Auburn, New York 13021
- Over-the-Counter Medications
- Pet Medications
- Prescription Medications
- Prescription Ointments
- Prescription Patches
Do not flush or pour unwanted, unused, or expired medications down the drain.
Accepted Items & Additional Information
For more information and to view what items are accepted, please view the Dispose of Your Excess Medication (PDF) .
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.