Ulster Sheriff prescription drug drop off nets over 250 pounds of pharmaceuticals


KINGSTON – Ulster County residents dropped off over 255 pounds of unwanted pharmaceuticals to the sheriff’s office in 2016.
Unwanted, unused or expired prescription drugs have been determined to
be a substantial risk to the community by falling into the wrong hands
or by damaging the environment through improper disposal.
Unused pharmaceuticals may be dropped off any time, seven days a week, 24 hours a day, at the Ulster County Law Enforcement Center at 380 Boulevard in Kingston.  They may also be dropped off at substations if a deputy is there. The substations are located at:

Wawarsing office, 155 Airport Road, Napanoch, 845-647-COPS (2677)
Esopus office, 284 Broadway, Port Ewen, 845-338-3640
Shandaken office, Route 28, Allaben, 845-688-2233
SUNY Ulster office, 491 Cottekill Road, Hasbrouck Hall Room 131, Stone Ridge
Wallkill office, Route 208, Wallkill, 845-895-3011

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