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Sharp Solutions for Home Medicines
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Sharp Solutions for Home Medicines|
|Alternate Name(s):||County of Santa Cruz, Department of Public Works|
|Address:||701 Ocean Street, Room 410|
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
|Description:||City of Capitola (831) 475-7300
City of Santa Cruz (831) 420-6048
City of Scotts Valley (831) 438-0910
City of Watsonville (831) 768-3103
A reference guide to local, free drop-off sites for medicines and sharps in Santa Cruz County.
Check the website for current collection locations, call to confirm times, then take your home-generated medicines and sharps to one of the collection sites. Note that some sites take only sharps or only medicines. Deposit your items in the clearly labeled drop-box at the site or hand your items to pharmacy counter staff or other facility personnel. Some medical facilities offer take-back services for their patients. Ask your clinic or your doctor.
FUNDING SOURCE: Funded by local governments, wastewater treatment facilities, and local pharmacies.
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Varies Depending on Location|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Funding Source:||See Description Notes|
|Medical Waste Disposal|
|This record last modified September 20, 2015|