Medication Disposal

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Prescription drug drop-off box

Northfield is serious about preventing medication misuse and abuse. We provide environmentally safe disposal of unneeded medications.

Preparing your medication

  • Leave the medicine in its original container
  • Black out your name and other identifying information; leave the name of the medication

Acceptable materials

  • Only personal medications are allowed

Unacceptable materials

  • Needles
  • Sharps
  • Thermometers
  • Vaping pens

Drop-off location

The medication drop-off box is located in the lobby of the Police Department. It is available all day, everyday. 

Police Department lobby
1615 Riverview Drive
Northfield, MN 55057


Rice County Chemical and Mental Health Coalition