New Hanover Regional Medical Center hosts spring medication disposal event Saturday

NEW HANOVER –– People can drop off unwanted medications Saturday at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

The spring disposal event is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at New Hanover Regional Medical Center Medical Mall, located at 2243 S. 17th St., and the Atlantic SurgiCenter, located at 9104 Market St. in Wilmington.

The event is accepting prescriptions, over-the-counter, vitamins or herbal medicines, as well as syringes and other sharps and e-cigarettes and vaping devices with batteries removed.

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