By: KDKA-TV News Staff
BEAVER, Pa. (KDKA) – Beaver County’s 21 prescription drug takeback boxes have collected more than 9,400 pounds of prescription drugs over the past four years.READ MORE: Derek Chauvin Guilty On All 3 Counts In George Floyd’s Death
In January 2021 alone, the Beaver County district attorney’s office says the boxes collected 500 pounds.READ MORE: Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict: Pittsburgh Athletes, Coaches, Penguins Organization React
The boxes are available 5 days a week during normal business hours.
All the prescription drugs collected are incinerated under the watch of DEA agents and/or the Pennsylvania National Guard.MORE NEWS: Pittsburghers Gather At Freedom Corner After Jury Finds Derek Chauvin Guilty In Murder Of George Floyd
The 21 locations can be found here.