Safe Medication Disposal in Sevier County
Expired, unused and unwanted medications can be disposed of safely in the medication disposal box, found inside the Sevier County Sheriff's Office (835 E 300 N, Richfield).
In 2020, there were 497 overdose deaths involving opioids in Utah. To learn more about overdose statistics and rates in Utah visit:
(622 drug overdose deaths, 8 out of 10 are a result of opioids.)
Improper medication disposal can have damaging effects on the environment, such as:
- Contamination of the drinking water supply
- Impacts on human health
- Impacts on aquatic organisms
- For more information, visit http://disposemymeds.org/environmental-impact/
Safe needle and sharps disposal is an important element in safe medication disposal. Safely disposing of sharps reduces the risk of injury and illness.
State-specific information about how to properly dispose of your sharps and Utah disposal locations.
Utah Syringe Exchange
Utah Syringe Exchange Network Syringe Exchange Activity Schedule