California Cities and Counties Considering Safe Medication Disposal and EPR Programs

By: Stericycle

Several cities and counties in the state of California are considering local ordinances for the proper management and disposal of pharmaceuticals.

  • Windsor and Sonoma City are considering the Sonoma County Safe Medicine and Sharps Disposal Program.
  • Santa Barbara County is also considering an EPR program, which is subject to county approval. More information on the proposed ordinance and timeline can be found here.

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