Unwanted Medication

Take it to the Box is Carlton County's program for the collection and disposal of unwanted medication.  


  • Leave medication in the original container
  • Remove your name, address and any other identifying information
  • Leave the name of the medication
  • Drop the medication into the disposal opening

No needles, syringes or thermometers.  Household medications only, no businesses.  Call 218-384-9178 for other disposal options or questions.

Drop Box

Locations and Hours

Carlton County Sheriff’s Office
317 Walnut Ave, Carlton, MN 55718

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

City of Cloquet Police Department
101 14th St, Cloquet, MN 55720

8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday - Friday

Additional Information

Additional information can be found here Unwanted Medication Brochure (PDF).

City of Moose Lake Police Department
600 Highway 73, Moose Lake, MN 55767

8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday - Friday

Fond du Lac Police Department
930 Trettel Lane, Cloquet, MN 55720

24 hours a day, 7 days a week