The 1-Gallon TakeAway Medication Recovery System is an ideal solution for the safe collection, return transportation and proper destruction of dispensed unused medications — including controlled substances (Schedules II-V). This 1-gallon system meets the requirements of the DEA regulations for ultimate user controlled substances disposal. This mailback system is for use in the hospice, long-term care and other health-care facilities. It can also be used by consumers in the home setting or other ultimate user situations where larger volumes of unused/expired medications have accumulated and are in need of safe disposal.
This System meets the DEA regulations for ultimate user controlled substances (Schedules II-V) and non-controlled medication disposal (not for use with inventory drugs).
- Meets and exceeds the Disposal Act requirements for ultimate user controlled substance disposal.
- Specially designed nondescript packaging with unique tracking features.
- System returned via prepaid USPS label for proper and DEA-preferred destruction.
- Company treatment facility is a DEA Registered Reverse Distributor and Collector.
No Schedule I drugs are allowed.
Always comply with DEA 21 CFR Parts 1300, 1301, 1304, 1305, 1307, and 1317, et al.
Disposal of Controlled Substances Final Rule.
Medications should be in their original containers when placed into the TakeAway System. Liquids must be placed in a sealed/zip-locked plastic bag before being placed inside the box. No more than four ounces of liquids can be included in each mailing.
Contact Sharps Compliance at 800.772.5657 with additional questions.
Special Note: Customers in Alaska, Hawaii and US Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands) must purchase through Customer Support at 800.772.5657 as the price for use varies in these areas.
Please note: The image shown above is for marketing purposes only. The actual system will not be branded as to meet the requirements of the Disposal Act (nondescript packaging).
- Additional Information
Brand TakeAway Medication Recovery System Size 1-Gallon Item Number #17001 Container Dimensions NA System Dimensions NA Max Return Weight 6.75"L x 6.75"W x 9"H Waste Type Controlled Substances (Schedules II-V) & Non-Controlled Medications Authorization Number Exempt
- Who Is It For?
This 1-gallon unused medication disposal system is for use by ultimate users in the home setting or other where larger volumes of unused/expired medications have accumulated and are in need of proper disposal. Markets include:
- Long Term Care Facilities
- State and Federal Government
- Home Health Care
- Ultimate User
- How Do I Use It?
Simply collect all unused/expired ultimate user medications and deposit into the collection box (commingled collection of controlled and non-controlled medications is allowed). Seal the collection box per enclosed instructions and return via prepaid USPS postage to Sharps Compliance for proper destruction.