Carver County will take your unwanted medications and drugs and safely dispose of them.
The Carver County Sheriff’s Office has 3 permanent sites with Take Back boxes to accept unused or expired prescription and over-the-counter drugs—just drop your unused/unwanted medications into disposal box opening.

Take Back boxes are permanently secured in the lobbies of these drop off sites:
• Waconia City Hall 201 South Vine Street,
• Chanhassen North Entrance of City Hall, 7700 Market Boulevard
• Carver County Sheriff’s Office offers a 24-hour access disposal box 606 E 4th St, Chaska, MN 

Safely removing unwanted medications and drugs helps our environment, reduces the risk of accidental poisoning, and removes the temptation by those who abuse drugs and medications.

It’s easy and you could save a life.
Leave medication in the original container.
Leave the name of the medication.
Remove your name and other identifying information.
Drop medication into the disposal box opening.

Accepted Items:
Prescription medicines, including controlled substances
Over-the-counter medicines
Vitamins and supplements
Pet medicines

Unacceptable Items:
No needles, sharps or syringes
No medicines from businesses, including healthcare facilities, pharmacies, pharmaceutical representatives, doctor’s offices and veterinary clinics