GREER, S.C. (WSPA) – The Greer Commission of Public Works, along with the Greer Police Department, collected over ninety pounds of pills over the weekend during ‘Drug Take Back Day.’
A release from CPW states that 95 pounds of pills were collected on ‘National Drug Take Back Day’ Saturday, October 24.
The event is a yearly initiative to help promote a safe and responsible disposal of prescription drugs while also serving as a reminder of the potential abuse of medication. There were multiple locations set up throughout Greenville County.
CPW said more than 90 vehicles came through to contribute.