Information for the Pharmacist
The Island Medications Return Program (IMRP) and Island Sharps Collection Program (ISCP) launch on June 1, 2015 and cover the costs associated with the responsible disposal of health products and sharps returned by the public through collection sites.
For more information on setting up your store(s) to collect returns, complete the Collection Location Standards Agreement, online or submit by fax to 1-855-228-2099 or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Island Medications Return Program provides a safe and easy way to dispose of the drugs we all have in our homes. The purpose of the program is to collect unused and expired medications from the public before they are disposed of in the garbage or poured down sewers and drains.
The products covered under the Island Medications Return Program include:
- All prescription medications;
- Over-the-counter drugs, and;
- Natural Health Products.
The Island Sharps Collection Program promotes the safe and easy disposal of sharps from the public so that they aren't disposed of in the garbage.
The products covered under medical sharps are:
- Needles, needle tips, syringes;
- Insulin pens, lancets, and;
- Other used sharps.
To receive and distribute information on the program, please complete and fax or e-mail the Promo Order Form.
You can also consult our informational and promotional materials by following the links:
If you have any questions with regards to these programs, please do not hesitate to contact us.