Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate
555 Walnut Street
5th Floor Forum Place
Harrisburg, PA 17101-1923

Phone: 717-783-5048 or toll free 800-684-6560
Fax: 717-783-7152


Consumer Tip for April 2011


Nationwide Drug Take-back Day Set for April 30, 2011


A second nationwide day to collect unwanted, expired and unused drugs is planned for April 30. Local police departments are partnering with the federal Drug Enforcement Agency to host collection sites across the nation. To find a collection site near you, visit


This program will help combat the misuse of prescription drugs, and avoid the safety and public health concerns created by flushing unused drugs down the toilet or throwing them away.



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