Medicine Disposal

Drug Bin

Citizens can drop off unused or expired medication in the green Drug-Bin located inside the NRH Jail lobby. There is also a Sharps container for disposing of used syringes connected to the drug bin. These are available to NRH residents only, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

 The following items are NOT allowed in the collection container:



IV Bags

Thermometers & other mercury items

Personal Hygiene items

Needles (deposit in Sharps container)


Hydrogen Peroxide

Empty Medication containers