If you live in Curry County, you now have a new way to do away with unused medications.
Deterra pouches are a drug deactivation system that allows anyone to dispose of unused medications quickly and easily at home.
The pouches eliminate unwanted or expired medication safely and permanently.
The pouches are made of plant-based materials and non-toxic, environmentally friendly ingredients.
Curry County received permission from the New Mexico Department of Health to distribute the pouches within the county, and they given away on a first-come, first serve basis and anyone can receive them.
You can pick up your pouch at the Curry County Administration Complex at 417 Gidding Street between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday