Drug Take-Back Program Case Studies

Case studies describing past and ongoing drug take-back programs – whether pilot or permanent, voluntary or mandated – offer lessons learned from which other communities and pharmacies can benefit. The featured case studies below offer a few useful examples.


Government funded programs

Manufacturer funded programs

Retailer-funded programs

Product Stewardship Institute (PSI) pilot programs

  • New York: PSI + New York Product Stewardship Council pilot
  • Oklahoma: PSI + Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality pilot
  • Lewis and Oneida Counties, New York: PSI + the New York Product Stewardship Council pilot
  • Grant County, OR and Douglas County, WA: PSI pilot