Non-Conventional Disposal Method—Is it OK to Flush?

Presented June 22, 2021

The objective of this session is to to introduce a variety of ways to safely dispose of unused, unwanted, and expired prescription medication and over-the-counter drugs. Also, to increase and/or heighten awareness surrounding proper methods of disposal of prescription medications

00:00 Purpose/objective of training
00:46 Why is it important to dispose of medications?
01:46 3 ways to dispose of medications...
02:31 Video: Safe Medication Disposal
07:38 It is ok to flush if...
08:08 Drugs on the Flush List
08:59 The Food & Drug Administration Found...
09:38 What about other (Non-Opioid) Drugs?