Prescription Drug Take Back Day collects hundreds of thousands of unused medications

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(WTRF) – Last weekend’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day collected nearly 830,000 pounds of unused, expired and unwanted medications.

The event featured more than 5,000 collection sites throughout the country.

If you missed the event, the DEA says that the public can reach out to their local law enforcement agencies to ask about permanent drug disposal locations.

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