Outdated prescription and over-the-counter drugs
can be hazardous to yourself and our environment.
They can contaminate the environment if they get
into drinking and ground water.
The complex chemicals found in todayís drugs may
kill bacteria in sewage treatment plants and
septic systems if flushed down the toilet.
them to us!!!!
Used sharps (syringes and lancets) can be hazardous
to yourself and our environment.
Spencer County residents now have three (3)
sharps collection locations. The Solid Waste
District is proud to welcome the Spencer
County Health Department in the Spencer County
Courthouse to our collection sites.
Filled sharps containers may also be brought
to the District office at Chrisney and to the
Dale Town Hall for proper disposal.
Sharps containers are available at all offices
at no charge. When container is full
return to one of the offices for
here for the location and days of medication
and sharps collection.
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