Unwanted Medicines

Please Note:

The City Hall Dropbox is currently discontinued and we are working to resolve this issue. You can drop unwanted medicines off now at the Delaware County Justice and Rehabilitation Center located at 3100 S Tillotson Ave Muncie, IN 47302 during regular business hours, 8:30a-4p, Monday-Friday.

Deposit Your Unwanted Prescription Drugs at Muncie City Hall

Help keep prescription medicine out of our water supply, trash stream, and away from children.

The Muncie Sanitary District in a partnership with the Muncie Police Department has made available a pharmaceutical drop box for old and unused prescription drugs to be disposed of in a safe and secure location for local residents.

Citizens can deposit their unwanted prescription drugs in a Med-Return drug disposal kiosk at Muncie City Hall located at 300 North High Street, on the first floor, right next to the City Hall Auditorium. Prescription drugs can be dropped off during regular business hours, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 am and 4 pm. Only residents can drop off medication. The drop box is not for businesses or clinics.

Accepted items include:

  • Prescriptions
  • Prescription Patches
  • Prescription Medications
  • Over-the-counter medications
  • Vitamins
  • Samples
  • Medications for Pets

Items Not Accepted:

  • Inhalers
  • Aerosol Cans
  • Lotions and Liquids
  • Medications from businesses or clinics
  • Needles (Can be safely disposed of at the Sanitation Department)
  • Thermometers

Never flush prescription drugs or unwanted medicines down the drain and never discard them in your trash. All prescriptions and medications should be disposed of properly.