On Saturday, April 27, 2013, the Irvine Police Department will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The collection site will be at the Irvine Civic Center, One Civic Center Plaza, Irvine, 92606. The collection site will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
This effort seeks to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft while providing for the safe and responsible disposal of potentially dangerous expired, unused, or unwanted prescription drugs. Prescription medications that languish in home medicine cabinets are highly susceptible to diversion, misuse, and abuse. Also, improper disposal of these medicines, such as flushing
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