Prevent, Promote, and Protect your Health with the Lake County General Health District
(440) 350-2543
5966 Heisley Rd
Mentor, Ohio 44060


Pharmaceutical Disposal Fact Sheet

Lake county residents can bring their unwanted and expired prescriptions, cold/flu medications, pain relievers, pet medications, vitamins, creams, cough syrups, pills and prescription pain killers.  Residents should remove or black out the personal information on pharmacy labels and leave the medicines in the original package or container.  Residents should be advised that absolutely no needles or syringes are permitted in these bins.

The disposal hours for all the locations are convenient being Monday through Friday 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Saturday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Sunday from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, the only exception is that there are no Sunday hours at Lakeland.  Below is a list of all drop off locations.


Lake County Sheriff’s Office

104 East Erie St.



Eastlake Police Department

35150 Lakeshore Blvd.



Mentor Police Department

8500 Civic Center Blvd.



Willoughby Police Department

36700 Euclid Avenue



Willoughby Hills Police Department

35405 Chardon Rd.

Willoughby Hills


Madison Township Police Department

2065 Hubbard Rd.



Lakeland Community College Police Department

7700 Clocktower Dr., Building A, lower level