National Drug Enforcement Administration Prescription Drug Take Back Day

State drug take-back day collections rise 9% over fall

Betsy PriceCulture, Headlines

The amount of prescription drugs turned in during Delaware’s spring Drug Take-Back day was up 9% this year. The event held April 22 brought in 4,629 pounds of unused or expired medication from 22 locations, compared to last fall’s 4,200 pounds. The event, sponsored nationally by the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and handled locally by the Delaware Division of Public …