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D.U.M.P (Dispose of Unused Medications Properly)

Improper disposal of medication is a growing concern which can lead to environmental problems and contribute to prescription drug abuse, especially among teens and young adults.

The D.U.M.P. program is designed to provide Summit County residents with a safe and easy option for disposing of unwanted medications. Simply take the medicine to one of the 14 D.U.M.P. box locations in the county, and it will be safely destroyed, no questions asked.  The locations are permanent and are accessible seven days a week.

Just be sure to keep the medicines in their containers and mark out any identifying information.  Please note that the D.U.M.P. boxes are for pills, capsules, or liquids only; syringes cannot be accepted at the D.U.M.P. boxes.  For syringe disposal, call 330-926-5600.

 

DUMP Brochure

D.U.M.P. BOX LOCATIONS
Medicines may be dropped off at any of the sites below. 
PLEASE DO NOT BRING MEDICATIONS TO THE SCPH OFFICES

Akron City Police Department
217 South High Street, Akron, OH 44308
Directions To This Location

Barberton City Police Department
576 W Park Ave, Barberton, OH 44203
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Bath Township
3864 W. Bath Road, Akron, OH 44333
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Copley Police Department
1280 Sunset Drive, Copley, OH 44321
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Cuyahoga Falls Police Department
2310 Second Street, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
Directions To This Location

Fairlawn
3487 S. Smith Rd., Fairlawn, OH 44333
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Green - Sheriff Training Center
2825 Greensburg Rd.
North Canton, OH 44720
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Hudson Police Department
36 South Oviatt Street, Hudson, OH 44236
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Macedonia
1494 East Aurora Road, Macedonia, Ohio 44056
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New Franklin Police Department
5611 Manchester Rd., Akron, Oh 44319
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Richfield Police Department
4450 W. Streetsboro Rd., Richfield, Oh 44286
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Sagamore Hills Police Department
11551 Valley View Rd., Sagamore Hills, OH 44067
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Stow Police Department
3800 Darrow Road, Stow, OH 44224
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Tallmadge Police Department
53 Northeast Ave., Tallmadge, Oh 44278
Directions To This Location

Twinsburg Police Department
10075 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg, OH 44087
Directions To This Location

 

 

 

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