TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP)
Easy As One initiative and the Southern Waste Information eXchange, Inc. (SWIX)
will co-sponsor a free Operation Medicine Cabinet collection event in
Tallahassee on Saturday, November 20 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Costco.
Bring expired or unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications for
proper disposal, retail plastic bags to be recycled and working and non-working
used cell phones and chargers to be donated to charity.
This event is for households only. Business waste will not be accepted.
Medications should be kept in original containers with their labels and personal
information marked out. Sharps, medical wastes and thermometers will not be
The collection will take place:
Saturday, November 20, 2010
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Costco 4067 Lagniappe Way
For more information:
Southern Waste Information eXchange, Inc. (SWIX) – (850) 386-6280 or
Easy As One –