The National Take Back Initiative in the Sedgwick County area collected expired, unwanted prescriptions, and over-the-counter medications on Saturday.
During the collection period, 1,746 pounds of medication was collected at the drop-off sites in Sedgwick County.
The totals collected at each site was as follows:
|Drop Off Location||City||Total in Pounds Collected|
|Dillons at 9450 E. Harry||Wichita||437|
|Maize Police Department||Maize||110|
|Cheney Fire Station||Cheney||50|
|Haysville Police Department||Haysville||158|
|Oaklawn Activity Center||Wichita||132|
|Household Hazardous Waste||Wichita||271|
|Sedgwick County Zoo||Wichita||588|
The free initiative was sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration in cooperation with the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office.