If you have any old medications that you don’t want to end up in the wrong hands you can learn more about biodegradable pouches that dispose of the drugs safely. Using activated charcoal they will dispose of the medication in the garbage. Free pouches are only available to Summit County residents so far but you can purchase them through Amazon or Walmart’s online store.

Learn more about the innovative pouches at the Record-Courier. https://www.record-courier.com/news/20190814/biodegradable-pouches-that-safely-dispose-of-old-medications-available-in-portage