40-Gallon TakeAway Environmental Return System
The 40-Gallon TakeAway Environmental Return System is an unused medication collection and disposal system for only non-controlled and non-hazardous patient medications. The system is all-inclusive with prepaid return via common carrier, serialized tracking via SharpsTracer, and complete destruction at Sharps’ treatment facility.
THIS SYSTEM EXCLUDES CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES AND RCRA WASTE.
Medications should be in their original containers when placed into the TakeAway Environmental System. Liquids must be placed in a sealed/zip-locked plastic bag before being placed inside the box. No more than four ounces of liquids can be included in each mailing.
Special Note: Customers in Alaska, Hawaii, and US Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands) must purchase through Customer Support at 800.772.5657 as the price for use varies in these areas.
This System has a maximum return weight 50 lbs. Systems returned in excess of 50 lbs. will be charged $1.50 per pound in excess of the 50 lbs. maximum.
For those in MN, DE, and PA, please check with your State Board of Pharmacy regarding the use of the TakeAway Environmental Return System "BOXES ONLY". There are steps and registrations you must follow for use.
|Brand||TakeAway Environmental Return System|
|System Dimensions||21.75" W x 20" L x 25.75" H|
|Max Return Weight||50 lbs.|
|Waste Type||Non-Controlled Substances|
The 40-Gallon TakeAway Environmental Return System is a drop-off system designed for collection of unused consumer medications by pharmacies, assisted living facilities and other appropriate community-returns programs.
Retail pharmacy customers in the following states should check with their State Board of Pharmacy regarding the use of the TakeAway Environmental Return System "BOXES ONLY":
- Delaware (DE)
- Minnesota (MN)
- Pennsylvania (PA)
This system incorporates a larger, unrestricted opening and requires prior approval for use.