Take It To The Box Safe Disposal

Take It To The Box Program

The Take it to the Box program promotes the safe use, safe storage, and safe disposal of unneeded prescription and over-the-counter medications. 

A Drug Disposal Box is available at no cost Monday – Friday:

At the Montgomery Police Department from 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m

301 Boulevard Ave NW, Montgomery MN

How to Dispose of Medications

Leave Medication in the original container

Remove your name and personal information 

Keep the name of medication on the container

Take Medications to a drop box

Safe Disposal

No hazerdous waste, business waste

No syringes, needles, or sharps accepted

No thermometers, trash, batteries

Sharps Disposal

Collect needles/sharps in a hard sided container with a closure and take them to any of the following:

  • Le Sueur County Public Health, 88 S Park Ave, Le Center, MN 56057
  • Herrmann Thrifty White, 201 S 1st St, Montgomery, MN 56069

Some examples of appropriate containers would be:

Coffee Can with Lid

Laundry Detergent Bottle with a Screw on Top

Milk Jug with a Cap

Store Bought Sharps Disposal Container