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State Police Drug Take-Back Day Saturday

April 28, 2018 GMT

MIDDLETOWN — State Police and the U.S Drug Enforcement Administration will be collecting unwanted prescription drugs on Saturday, April 28, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.

The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked. Officials say that that the usual methods for disposing of unused medicines — flushing them down the toilet or throwing them in the trash — pose safety, environmental and health hazards.

Collection sites in Connecticut are as follows:

Troop A-Southbury 90 Lakeside Road, Southbury

Troop B-North Canaan 463B Ashley Falls Road, North Canaan

Troop C-Tolland 1320 Tolland Stage Road, Tolland

Troop D-Danielson 55 Wescott Road, Danielson

Troop E-Montville off I-395, Uncasville

Troop F-Westbrook 315 Spencer Plains Road, Westbrook

Troop G-Bridgeport 149 Prospect Street, Bridgeport

Troop H-Hartford 100R Washington Street, Hartford

Troop I-Bethany 631 Amity Road, Bethany

Troop K-Colchester 15A Old Hartford Road, Colchester

Troop L-Litchfield 452A Bantam Road, Litchfield

Troop C Resident State Trooper’s Offices

Ellington: 33 Arbor Way

Somers: 619 Main Street

Stafford: 2 Main Street, Stafford Springs

Tolland: 1320 Tolland Stage Road, Tolland

Troop L Resident State Trooper’s Offices

Bethlehem: 36 Main Street South

Burlington: 200 Spielman Highway

Kent: 41 Kent Green Blvd.

Washington: 109 Bee Brook Road (Route 47)

Woodbury: 271 Main Street South

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