Drug/Sharps Disposal

Prescription Drugs

Burnett County Government Center - There is a pill drop box at the Burnett County Sheriff's Department entrance of the Burnett County Government Center that is accessible at all times. The drop box is for pills only.

Burnett County Government Center
(Sheriff's Department Entrance)
7410 County Road K
Siren, WI 54872


The St. Croix Tribal Police Department also accepts prescription drugs. Drop off location:

St. Croix Tribal Police Department
24663 Angeline Ave.
Webster, WI 54893


Sharps Disposal

Burnett Medical Center is a registered sharps collection
station. There is no charge for this service. Accepted items are needles and diabetic lancets.

Burnett Medical Center will NOT accept sharps mixed with paper wrappers, bandages, test strips, cotton swabs, and alcohol swabs.

All sharps must be in acceptable containers.

Acceptable containers include:
HARD plastic containers WITH LIDS
Sharps containers purchased from hospitals or pharmacies

Containers that will NOT be accepted are:
Milk containers
Glass containers of any kind
Plastic pop/water bottles
Plastic bags
Paper bags
Cardboard boxes
Open containers of any kind

Containers can be dropped off at Central Registration in the main lobby between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday only.