To dispose of small quantities of medications, you can pick up a drug deactivation packet at Edina Fire Station 1, 6250 Tracy Avenue, to dispose your unwanted medication at home. Edina Fire Department does not accept unwanted medications, prescription or nonprescription drugs, syringes, lancets or EpiPens. For larger quantities of medication, visit the Hennepin County site to learn more.
Medications: Visit this Hennepin County page for guidelines and a list or map of places that accept medications (please note most do not take any needles).
Syringes, lancets and other needles: Hennepin County offers these guidelines and tips along with options for disposal. Residents also visit the Problem Waste Drop-off Center at 1400 W. 96th St. in Bloomington.