This Saturday, Sept. 27, is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

This federal Drug  Enforcement Administration event runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and provides a venue for people who want to safely dispose of unwanted and unused prescription drugs.


Your medications may be dumped together in sandwich bags or left in their pharmacy containers — but, if you're bringing them in their original containers, please remove or mark over any identifying information on the labels.

Liquid meds will be accepted in their orginal containers. No needles of any kind wll be accepted.

No names will be taken and no questions will be asked.

Nineteen Gloucester County police departments will be accepting Rx drugs — you can get a list by entering your ZIP code here.