Health Products Stewardship Association

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Collecting Used and Expired Medications in | Public

Saskatchewan

Information for the Pharmacist

Saskatchewan College of Pharmacists, SPhA, works with Biomed Recovery and Disposal, a company that collects and disposes pharmaceutical waste directly from community pharmacies. The program includes all outdated, expired and unwanted drugs and sharps, cosmetics , empty pills bottle and confidential documents. For more information contact call Biomed Recovery and Disposal Ltd 1 306 253 4476.

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Accepted

Note: Any of the following items that are unused, expired, in questionable condition, or missing labels

  • All Prescription drugs
  • Over-the-counter medications, oral dosage
  • Natural health products, oral dosage
 

Not Accepted

Please check with your pharmacist or household hazardous waste events for other products

  • Sharps, needles or syringes
  • Cosmetics
  • Empty pill bottles