Utah Take Back Day is this Saturday, October 27 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Take back day is a bi-annual event aimed to help properly dispose of unused, expired or unwanted prescriptions. More than 17,300 pounds of prescriptions drugs were collected in April by local law enforcement. Free and anonymous collection sites are located throughout the state including at the Capitol. Find a location closest to you here.
The following items are returnable: prescription medicines, over the counter medicines, vitamins, pet medicines, medicated ointments and lotions, inhalers, liquid medicines in glass or leak-proof containers and medicine samples.