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Drug Disposal

Drug Disposal

Environmentally safe disposal of expired or unused medications.

Non-controlled drugs and schedule II, III, IV, and V controlled substances accepted.

Harrisonburg's Police Department and the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office each maintain a bin for responsible disposal of prescription or over-the-counter drugs. They can be accessed whenever the respective buildings are open to the public.

The Harrisonburg Police Department is located on the ground floor of the Harrisonburg Public Safety Building, 101 N. Main St.

The Rockingham County Sheriff's Office is at 25 S. Liberty St.

Accepted in the bins:

Prescription Patches
Prescription Medications
Prescription Ointments
Over-the-counter medications
Medications for pets

Not accepted:

Medications from businesses or clinics
Aerosol cans
Needles or sharps
Hydrogen peroxide

Made possible by CVS Pharmacy, Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, and the Medicine Abuse Project.


101 N. Main St.
Harrisonburg, VA
25 S. Liberty St.
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801