Unwanted Medicine Disposal


Old pills piling up? Don't put drugs down the drain!

Medicines (including pet medicines) that are flushed or disposed down drains can pollute waterways, including San Francisco Bay.

If you live in Vallejo, see options below. If you live out of town, visit www.Baywise.org for a location near you.

Options for Vallejo Residents

Free medicine take-back boxes are available at the Kaiser Vallejo 24-hour pharmacy (975 Sereno) and the Walgreens 24-hour pharmacy (1050 Redwood at Broadway).

Or, bring your unwanted medicines to the Vallejo Police Department Collection Site at 111 Amador Street. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Free. (707) 648-5346.

Or, bring them to the free Napa-Vallejo Household Waste Facility at 889-A Devlin Road in American Canyon, Friday and Saturday, 9:00 a.m.

Or, pick up a free pre-paid mailing envelope at the Vallejo Flood & Wastewater District at 450 Ryder St. Fill envelope at home and drop in nearest mailbox. Get your envelope Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (707) 644-8949.