Principles on the Disposal of Waste Pharmaceuticals used within Community Health Services

Tracy Rogers, Interim Director, Medicines Use & Safety, Medicines Use and Safety TeamSource Medicines Use and Safety Published

This document provides guidance on how to dispose of waste pharmaceuticals within Community Health Services. It has been updated following the publication of Safe Management of Healthcare Waste version 2.0 (May 2012). This version (3.1) contains updated links to references.