Chester County, Pennsylvania
County of Chester
313 West Market Street
West Chester, PA 19380

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Medication Drop Off Locations
Medication DisposalPermanent medication collection boxes are available in several Chester County locations. Medication collection boxes offer residents the opportunity to safely and anonymously dispose of unwanted and expired drugs and medication.

Medication Collection Boxes will help reduce these statistics:
  • 75% of people who abuse prescription pain relievers gett hem from friends or relatives.
  • 1 in 5 high school students have abused prescription drugs.
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) studies have detected pharmaceutical drugs in our water supply.

Products accepted
Products not accepted
  • Prescription and over-the-counter solid medications
  • tablets and capsules
  • liquid medications, inhalers
  • creams, ointments,
  • nasal sprays
  • pet medicines
  • Intravenous Solutions
  • Injectables
  • Needles

    Drop Off Locations
    Please contact each site directly for collection hours before dropping off medications
    Drop Off Box
    Caln Township
    Police Department
    253 Municipal Drive
    Thorndale, PA 19320
    Sheriff’s Office
    The Chester County Justice Center
    201 West Market Street, Suite 1201
    West Chester, PA 19380

    City of Coatesville*
    Police Department
    1 City Hall
    Coatesville, PA 19320
    Tredyffrin Township
    Police Department
    1100 DuPortail Road
    Berwyn, PA 19312

    East Brandywine Township
    Police Department
    1212 Horseshoe Pike
    Downingtown, PA 19335
    Valley Township
    Police Department
    890 West Lincoln Highway
    Coatesville, PA 19320

    Kennett Square Borough
    Police Department
    115 N. Broad Street
    Kennett Square, PA 19348
     West Brandywine Township
    Police Department
    198 Lafayette Road
    Coatesville, PA 19320

    New Garden Township
    Police Department
    8934 Gap Newport Pike
    Landenburg, PA 19350
    West Caln Township
    Police Department
    721 W Kings Highway
    Coatesville, PA 19320

    North Coventry Township
    Police Department
    845 South Hanover Street
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    West Goshen Township
    Police Department
    1025 Paoli Pike
    West Chester, PA 19382

    Oxford Borough
    Police Department
    57 N. Fourth Street
    Oxford, PA 19363
    West Vincent Township
    Police Department
    729 St. Matthews Road
    Chester Springs, PA 19425

    Parkesburg Borough
    Police Department
    315 W. First Avenue, Bldg 2
    Parkesburg, PA 19365
    (610) 857-3535
    West Whiteland Township
    Police Department
    101 Commerce Drive
    Exton, PA 19341

    Phoenixville Borough
    Police Department
    351 Bridge Street
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    Westtown-East Goshen
    Regional Police Department
    1041 Wilmington Pike
    West Chester, PA 19382

    Download the Medication Collection Boxes brochure with locations

    Permanent Medication Collection boxes are a Project of the Chester County District Attorney's Office Thomas P. Hogan, Chester County District Attorney with the support of the following State agencies: Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association, the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs and the Pennsylvania  Commission on Crime and Delinquency and the following County of Chester Offices: Commissioners, District Attorney and Drug and Alcohol Services.

    *Medication Collection Box locations in and around Coatesville are a result of a community partnership between Pennsylvania American Water the Brandywine Health Foundation, Coatesville Youth Initiative and the Police Chiefs of the City of Coatesville, Caln Township, West Caln Township, West Brandywine Township and Valley Township.

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