Tuesday, September 02, 2008
Proper Disposal of Household Prescriptions and Over-the-Counter Drugs
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has launched a new initiative to help reduce the growing presence of pharmaceuticals in water bodies in New York State. The "Don't Flush Your Drugs" campaign provides information about how to dispose of medicines properly to help prevent water quality problems in the future. The DEC web site provides information and links to other sites.