Safe Disposal Locations

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Following is a list of Safe Disposal Locations compiled by the Butte-Glenn Medical Society for the Butte County Drug Abuse Prevention Task Force.


Butte County Public Health Clinic – Sharp Disposal Safe

655 Oleander

Monday – Friday (8:00 am – 5:00 pm)

Butte Regional Household Hazardous Waste Facility

1101 Marauder Street Regular

Friday (9:00 am to 1:00 pm) and Saturday (9:00 am to 4:00 pm)

No Appointment Needed

Toll Free phone: 1-866-429-2288

North Valley Indian Health Clinic (Lobby)

845 East Avenue

Monday – Thursday (7:30 am – 5:00 pm) and Friday (8:00 am – 5:00 pm)

Torres Shelter – Sharp Disposal Safe

101 Silver Dollar Way

Walgreens – Med Safe

860 East Avenue

Open 24/7


Orchard Hospital Main Lobby

240 Spruce Street

Open 24/7


Butte County Public Health Clinic – Safe Disposal Safe

78 Table Mountain Blvd

Monday – Friday (8:00 am – 5:00 pm)

Feather River Senior Center

1335 Meyers Street

Regular Business Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday (10:00 am – 2:00 pm) and Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday (10:00 am – 4:00 pm)

Oroville Police Department

2055 Lincoln Street

Open 24/7 provided by CVS Corporation

Accept all prescription drugs/no syringes

Recology of Butte Colusa Counties

2720 South 5th Avenue

1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, (9:00 am to 2:00 pm)

Phone: 530-533-5868


Feather River Health Center – Med Safe

5125 Skyway

Monday – Friday (8:00 am to 8:00 pm)

Neal Road Recycling & Waste Facility (inside electronic waste area)

1023 Neal Road

Open daily (7:00 am – 4:00 pm)

Phone: 530-345-4917

Northern Recycling & Waste Services Household Hazardous Waste Facility

920 American Way

Regular Business Hours: Alternating Wednesdays and Saturdays (9:00 am to 1:00 pm)

No Appointment Needed

Phone: 530-876-3340

Additional information on unwanted of unused medication disposal or medical sharp disposal.

For any information or questions, please contact Jennifer Skinner at or Amelia Storm at