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Drug Drop-Off Collects 5,000+ Pounds of Prescription Medication

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drug take back poster1 Drug Drop Off Collects 5,000+ Pounds of Prescription MedicationSaturday’s drug drop-off collecting unused prescription drugs at dozens of locations around Connecticut brought in a total of more than five-thousand pounds of unused pharmaceuticals.  The Drug Enforcement Administration the drugs collected ranged from A to Z –  from Adderall to Zoloft.

The DEA says everything collected in Connecticut was safely incinerated by Covanta Energy Saturday evening.

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