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The Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department in partnership with CVS Pharmacy recognizes that the abuse of prescriptions and over-the-counter medications is a concern for the residents of Waukesha County.

The proper, safe disposal of these medications is imperative to keeping our communities and environment safe. For your convenience in disposing of unwanted prescriptions and over-the-counter medicine, there are CVS collections drop boxes at the Waukesha County Sheriff Department, Pewaukee City Hall and Village of Sussex Public Safety Building.


* Prescriptions
* Prescription patches
* Over-the-counter medications
* Vitamins
* Samples
* Medication for pets

Not Accepted:

* No needles, syringles or sharps
* No thermometers
* No hydrogen peroxide
* No inhalers
* No aerosol cans
* No ointments, lotions or liquids
* No medication from businesses or clinics

Collection Locations

Waukesha County Sheriff Department
515 W. Moreland Boulevard
Waukesha, WI 53188-1488
24-hour collection
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Pewaukee City Hall
Waukesha Sheriff’s Substation
W240 N3065 Pewaukee Road
Pewaukee, WI 53072
24-hour collection
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Village Of Sussex
Sussex Public Safety Building
N63W24335 Main Street
Sussex, WI 53089-3034
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Waukesha County Recycles

Waukesha County Recyles- Disposal Options

Waukesha County Recyles- Medical Equipment

Waukesha County Recyles- Pharmaceuticals

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