Sharps Disposal Locations
The Brown County Sharps Dispposal Program accepts used sharps at over thirty sites across the county. Click this link for sharps collection sites Most of the sites are either pharmacies or hospitals. At these stations, users can pick up a sticker and pamphlet and dispose of their used sharps in puncture-proof containers such as empty detergent bottles or sharps containers. Program stickers must be attached to the container, and instructions followed that include securing the lid, wiping off residue, and placing the container in a plastic bag for delivery to the sharps collection site.
There is no fee to the public for using the program. The program is restricted to household users.