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Preventing Drug Abuse: Low Participation by Pharmacies and Other Entities as Voluntary Collectors of Unused Prescription Drugs

Description
Report to Congress documenting low participation rates among pharmacies and other eligible entities in the Drug Enforcement Administration's (DEA) unused controlled substance collection and disposal program. Includes an outline of program requirements, a state-by-state overview of currently eligible and enrolled entities, and information about participation rates by rural and urban location.
Date
10/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Government Accountability Office
Tagged as
Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Policy · Prescription drug abuse · Rural-urban differences · State-by-state data · State-by-state