Recycling & Waste



Do not flush medications down the toilet or drain.

Medicine cabinet


Bring medicine to a Ramsey County medicine collection site for free. 

Many pharmacies and clinics also accept unwanted medicine. Contact your local pharmacy or clinic or refer to the unwanted medicine page for more disposal options. 

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

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

Disposal Companies

Sharps Compliance, Inc.
9220 Kirby Dr., Suite 500
Houston, Texas, 77054