Medicine Disposal

Northeast Tri County Health District (NETCHD) is excited to be partnering with MED-Project by bringing safe medication disposal options to the try count area. Safely disposing of unused and expired medications is important, it keeps harmful medications out of the hands of those who are at risk of harm when taking medication that is not prescribed to them.

Please utilize the safe disposal medication drop off sites, it keeps our communities and environments safe. Do not flush medications down the toilet, it is harmful to the environment. For more safe disposal options, please visit one of the designated locations or reach out to NETCHD for additional information.

Residents can visit the following drop-off points in person during designated business hours:

Drop-off Collection Sites

Mailing-in Unused Medicine

People who would prefer mailing back unwanted medicine for disposal can request free, pre-paid, pre-authorized packages by visiting the MED-Project website, or by calling 844-MED-PROJECT.

Mail-back locations include:

Calispel Valley Library
107 1st Avenue
Cusick WA 99119

Ione Public Library
210 Blackwell Street
Suite 1
Ione, WA 99139

Metaline Falls Library
302 Park Street
Metaline Falls, WA 99153

Further Information

For more information about the MED-Project drug take-back program and available services in Ferry, Pend Oreille and Stevens Counties including accepted types of medication, please contact MED-Project at 844-MED-PROJECT/844-633-7765, or visit the MED-Project website.