Strathfield Council supports the Return Unwanted Medicines (RUM) Project funded by the Commonwealth Department of Health & Ageing.
Residents can take all unwanted and out of date medicines to your local pharmacy anytime.
For further information contact Strathfield Council’s Waste Education Officer on 9748 9999 during business hours or visit www.returnmed.com.au.
Needles, syringes, lancets and similar medical equipment should never be placed in your garbage or recycling bin.
To safely dispose of your syringe needles and other medical sharps you should -
Obtain a sharps container from Council’s Customer Service Centre or a needle and syringe outlet.
When your container is full, secure the lid and deliver it to one of the pharmacies listed below -
Terry White Chemist
12 Henley Shopping Centre
The Centre Pharmacy
467 Liverpool Road
For further information contact Strathfield Council’s Waste Education Officer on 9748 9999 during normal business hours.