Big Green Box

According to a study, 20% of local teens report misusing a prescription medication. There is something everyone in our community can do to reduce prescription drug misuse. (MIYHS, 2021)

Big Green Boxes

Safely dispose of unused/unwanted/expired medications at a “Big Green Box” located in the lobby of all local law enforcement agencies. These are available 24 hours a day.

Locations include:

  • Bath Police Department – 250 Water Street
  • Brunswick Police Department – 85 Pleasant Street
  • Richmond Police Department – 26 Gardiner Street
  • Sagadahoc County Sherriff’s Office – 752 High Street, Bath
  • Topsham Public Safety Building – 100 Main Street

MEDICATION COLLECTION DAYS
These days are held twice per year, usually in the fall and spring. Unused and unwanted medications are collected at local sites from 10 AM – 2 PM.

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