|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 04/23/2019 LICKING COUNTY, OHIO –
The Licking County Health Department (LCHD) is participating in National Drug Take Back Day this Saturday, April 27, in partnership with the Newark Police Department, the Licking County Sheriff’s Office and support from Mental Health and Recovery of Licking and Knox Counties.
Take advantage of a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs during Rx Collect Drug Take-Back Day, offered at three locations in Licking County.
This Saturday, April 27, from 10 am to 2 pm, visit one of the following locations with your unused or expired prescription drugs in a clear, plastic bag for safe disposal:
Newark Kroger Marketplace; 1155 North 21st St., Newark
Newark CVS – E. Main; 379 E. Main St., Newark
Pataskala Kroger; 350 E. Broad St., Pataskala
Residents should empty the contents of prescription pill bottles into a clear plastic bag and take the bag to the nearest drop off location. No questions are asked, and confidentiality remains a priority.