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Unused prescription drugs can be dropped off this weekend


MADISON (WKOW) -- Unused prescription drugs can be dropped off at specified locations across Wisconsin on Saturday.

Wisconsin will participate in the National Prescription Drug "Take Back" Day.

Anyone with unwanted, expired or unused prescription drugs can drop them off at participating sites between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Here's a list of local places to drop off your prescription drugs on Saturday.

Wisconsin residents dropped off 23 tons of drugs at 180 sites during the last "Take Back" day in April.

Last year, both drop-off days resulted in more than 30 tons of prescription drugs being handed over.

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