Town of Hunter Medication Disposal

Medication Disposal

WHERE TO DISPOSE OF UNWANTED OR UNUSED MEDICATIONS

Returning unwanted medications makes your home safer.  Proper and safe medication disposal prevents theft and other misuse of medications.  Flushing or throwing away medications puts our waterways and aquatic life at risk.  The following are sites where you can take those old medications:

Law Enforcement Sites
Sawyer County Sheriff’s Department
15880 E Third Street, Hayward, WI
715-634-4858
(Will take pills)

LCO Tribal Police Department Drop Box
9792 N County Road K, Hayward, WI
715-634-8350
(Will take pills and liquid medicines)

Yellow Jug Program Locations:
These sites will accept non controlled medications including liquid in their original containers.

Essentia Health – Hayward Clinic Pharmacy
11134 N State Road 77, Hayward, WI
715-634-6774

LCO Health Center Pharmacy
13380 W Trepania Road, Hayward, WI
715-638-5146

Sharps (needle) Medication Disposal Program
Sawyer County Health and Human Services
10610 Main Street, Hayward, WI
715-634-4806

If you do not live in the Hayward area, please call your local Law Enforcement or Pharmacy for information as to where you can dispose of your unused medications.