Clean out your medicine cabinet on March 28

March 23, 2023  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources,

Drop off your expired, old or unused medications to be disposed of in an environmentally safe way. The Safe Medication Disposal Event is hosted by the U-M College of Pharmacy.

Students have collected almost two tons of medication, keeping potentially harmful substances out of our water, landfills and the wrong hands. The event will be held at two locations simultaneously. 

Date: March 28, 2023 – 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.


  • Ingalls Mall North Washington St., across from Rackham Auditorium
  • Towsley Triangle between University Hospital, C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital and Taubman Health Center

Accepted items:

  • Prescription and over-the-counter medications
  • Medication samples
  • Vitamins
  • Ointments and lotions 
  • Inhalers 
  • Antibiotics 
  • Steroids 
  • Veterinary medicine
  • Controlled medications 
  • Sharps and sharps containers

Visit the College of Pharmacy website for more information.