Drop Box Information
It is now even more convenient to safely dispose of your Rx meds in the Catoosa County area. Now, you can drop them in the drop box at the Rossville Police Department located at 500 McFarland Ave, Rossville, GA 30741 (Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm)
the Catoosa County Sheriff’s office at 5842 Hwy 41 in Ringgold (available 24/7).
LEAVE MEDICATIONS IN THE ORIGINAL PACKAGE OR PRESCRIPTION BOTTLE . CROSS OUT YOUR NAME AND ADDRESS, BUT PLEASE DO NOT COVER UP THE NAME OF THE MEDICATION.
What to Drop:
Expired and Unused Medications
What NOT to Drop:
Bloody or Infectious Waste
Business Waste (nursing, group homes, etc.)
Personal Care Products (shampoo, etc.)
PLEASE AVOID FLUSHING MEDICATIONS DOWN THE TOILET OR THROWING THEM IN THE TRASH AS THEY CONTAMINATE OUR DRINKING WATER AND ARE HARMFUL TO OUR WILDLIFE.
ALMOST every county in Georgia hosts a permanent Rx Drug Drop Box at their local Sheriff’s office. Click on the following link to find one near you.
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
Next event will be in the Spring of 2016. Check back here for updates!
Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office
5842 US 41, Ringgold
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Catoosa County Kids Day
Benton Place Campus
36 Muscogee Trail, Ringgold
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Corner of Battlefield Parkway and Old Mill Road – Ringgold
Corner of Battlefield Parkway and Dietz Road – Fort Oglethorpe
Bring in original container with prescription name on label
Drop Box Provided and manned by Local Law Enforcement Officers