The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the police department parking lot. Accepted drugs include prescription medications, controlled substances, all over-the-counter medications (i.e. pain relievers, cold medication, etc.), medication samples, pet medications, vitamins and supplements, medicated ointments, lotions, creams and oils, liquid medication in leak-proof containers and homeopathic remedies.
This program DOES NOT accept needles/sharps, syringes with needles, thermometers, IV bags, bloody/infectious waste, personal care products, empty containers or hydrogen peroxide.
The City of Hubbard offers an expanded Drug Collection/Disposal program to prevent prescription drug abuse and help the environment. There is a white drop-off box in the lobby of the Hubbard Police Department, 233 School Street, for residents to dispose of unwanted, unused and expired medication at any time.