Prescription & non-perscription drugs can be dropped off.
The Thurmont Police Department is holding a drug disposal event on Saturday, September 29th. It will take place at agency headquarters at 800 Main Street from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM.
Citizens can drop off drugs they don't use any longer, including prescription medications, over the counter medicines, medical samples, pet medications and medicated ointments and lotions. Items that are not accepted are thermometers, IV bags, infectious waste, syringes, business medical waste, oxygen tanks and blood products.
The drug disposal event is sponsored by the Thurmont Police, US Drug Enforcement Administration and the Frederick County Health Department.