Take It To The Box provides a FREE, safe disposal site for medications that are no longer needed or are expired. Take It To The Box disposal sites are located at Law Enforcement Centers in Cass County.
Medication expiration dates should be checked regularly and disposed of when expired. Remember to clean out your medicine cabinet routine and dispose of any unneeded medications.
How do I dispose of unneeded medications at Take It To The Box?
Leave medicine in its original container.
Remove identifying information by blacking it out or peeling it off the label.
Leave name on medication on container.
Drop medication container into the disposal box opening.
What is allowed?
Inhaler Medicine in Dispensers
What is NOT allowed?
Empty medication bottles
Syringes, needles or sharps
Mercury thermometers or other mercury containing medical devices
Chemotherapeutics or radioactive medications
Take It To The Box locations and hours
Monday – Friday during regular business hours
Cass County Sheriff’s Office, 303 Minnesota Avenue W, Walker MN
City of Lake Shore, 8583 Interlachen Rd, Lake Shore MN
City of Cass Lake, 330 Second Street NW, Cass Lake MN
City of Pine River, 200 Front St N, Pine River MN
City of Lake Shore, 8583 Interlachen Road, Lake Shore, MN
If you have questions, call Cass County Public Health 218-547-1340.