CVS expands drug disposal program to Virginia
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Virginia residents are now able to dispose of their unused medications at certain CVS Pharmacies around the state.
Attorney General Mark Herring and CVS Health made the announcement Thursday.
Officials say proper disposal of unwanted medication is critical in addressing and preventing opioid abuse.
CVS Health and law enforcement have already collected more than 155 metric tons of unused medication.
Participating CVS Pharmacies in Richmond area:
13800 Hull Street Road
10901 West Broad Street
7048 Mechanicsville Turnpike
2105 Academy Road
6400 Iron Bridge Road
5100 S. Laburnum Avenue, Laburnam Square
8121 Midlothian Turnpike
16441 Court Street
100A Highland Avenue
3880 A Old Buckingham Road
200 West Grace Street
2219 Chamberlayne Avenue
301 S. Meadow Street
2501 Q Street
31 UR Drive
938 West Grace Street
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