Where can I go to drop off my medications?
If you are a resident living within the corporate city limits of Batavia, you may bring your prescription and over-the-counter medications to:
Batavia Police Department
100 N Island Avenue
Batavia, IL

Please be prepared to show proof of residency (i.e. driver’s license, utility bill, etc.) The Batavia Police Department is open 24/7 year round. Medications from non-residents, hospitals, continuing care facilities, clinics, doctor offices, or any other businesses which distribute medications are not eligible to participate.

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1. What is wrong with flushing medications down the toilet?
2. How does medication get into our water?
3. How does medication in the water affect me and the environment?
4. Is it okay for me to throw medication in the trash?
5. Where can I go to drop off my medications?
6. Why is it limited to only residents of Batavia?
7. What if I don’t live in Batavia or am not eligible to participate?
8. What medicine is not accepted?
9. How do I dispose of inhalers?
10. How do I dispose of needles?
11. Can I just bring medications back to my local pharmacy?
12. What happens to the medications after I drop them off? Is the disposal environmentally safe?