Household Hazardous Waste Center

Medication Displosal

Fast, Free, Secure

The Red Med Box will accept:

  • Expired & unused medications
  • Over-the-counter medications
  • Medication samples
  • Pet medications
  • Medicated ointments, lotions, drops
  • Unopened Epi-pens
  • Liquid medications

The Red Med Box will NOT accept:

  • Sharps, needles, lancets
  • Thermometers
  • IV bags
  • Bloody or infectious waste
  • Hydrogen peroxide
  • Business waste (nursing, group home, clinic)
  • Personal care products (shampoo, lotion, cream
  • Empty containers
  • Aerosolized inhalers (e.g. Ventolin, Albuterol)

Find a Red Med Box at the following convenient locations:

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety
150 E. Crosstown Pkwy. Suite A
Kalamazoo
269.337.8101
M-F, 8-4

Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office
1500 Lamont Ave.
Kalamazoo
269.383.8821
M-F, 7-4

Kalamazoo Township Police Department
1720 Riverview Dr.
Kalamazoo
269.343.0551
M-F, 8-4:30

Portage Police Department
7810 Shaver Rd.
Portage
269.329.4587
Every day, 24/7

Schoolcraft Police Department
442 N. Grand St./ US 131
Schoolcraft
269.679.5600
M-F, 8 - 4

WMU Public Safety
511 Monroe St
Kalamazoo
269.387.5555
Every day, 24/7

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Contact Us

1301 Lamont Avenue
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49048

269-373-5211 (hotline)
269-373-5200 (HCS main line)
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