Recycling & Waste

Chemotherapy Drugs


Bring chemotherapy drugs to the medicine collection sites for free.

The following 24-hour Walgreens location also accepts unwanted medicine (including controlled substances):

  • 1075 Hwy 96 E, White Bear Lake, MN 55127 (Collection box is located inside by the pharmacy. They do not accept illegal drugs, needles, lotions or liquids, inhalers, aerosol cans, thermometers or hydrogen peroxide.)

You can also contact the disposal company listed below. Call to verify items accepted and fees.

Visit the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's website for more information regarding medicine disposal.

Disposal Companies

MedPro Disposal
1548 Bond Street #106
Naperville, Illinois, 60563