Rx Drug Disposal Program

The Washougal Police Department participates in a Drug Disposal Program. This program is designed for citizens to safely dispose of unused and expired prescriptions and over-the-counter medications by placing them in a drug drop box.

Hours & Location

Drop-off hours are:
Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Drop-off location is:
1320 A Street
Washougal, WA 98671

Items Accepted & Not Accepted

Items Accepted

  • Liquid medication in plastic containers
  • Medicated ointments, lotions and creams
  • Over-the-counter medications
  • Pet medications
  • Prescription medications
  • Vitamins

Items Not Accepted

  • Aerosol cans
  • Chemicals or disinfectants, such as Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Inhalers
  • Medication waste items such as:
    • Empty containers
    • IV bags
    • Used bandages
  • Needles and syringes
  • Personal care products
  • Plastic pill containers (pills need to be put in paper bags)
  • Thermometers