The 20-Gallon TakeAway Environmental Return System is a large capacity system for treatment of unused patient medications at participating pharmacies, assisted living facilities and other community return program facilities. The top of the box features specially-designed openings for medication cards and vials.
THIS SYSTEM EXCLUDES CONTROLLED PRESCRIPTIONS (DRUGS).
For controlled substances (Schedules II-V) disposal, please see our TakeAway Medication Recovery System or MedSafe solutions.
Medications should be in their original containers when placed into the TakeAway Environmental 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.
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.
This System has a maximum return weight of 50 lbs. Systems returned in excess of 50 lbs. will be charged $1.50 per pound in excess of the 50 lbs. maximum.
For use in MN, please check with your State Board of Pharmacy regarding the use of the TakeAway Environmental Return System "BOXES ONLY". There are steps and registrations you must follow for use.
- Additional Information
Brand TakeAway Environmental Return System Size 20-Gallon Item Number #17200 Container Dimensions NA System Dimensions 14" L x 14" W x 23.75" H Max Return Weight 50 lbs. Waste Type Non-Controlled Substances Authorization Number Exempt
- Who Is It For?
The 20-Gallon TakeAway Environmental Return System is a drop-off system designed for collection of unused consumer medications by pharmacies, assisted living facilities, and other appropriate community-returns programs.
Retail pharmacy customers in the following states should check with their State Board of Pharmacy regarding the use of the TakeAway Environmental Return System "BOXES ONLY":
- Delaware (DE)
- Minnesota (MN)
- Pennsylvania (PA)
- How Do I Use It?