Common Garbage | Medical Waste Hauler | Mail-Back Program

Rx Destroyer™ products are Ready-to-Use meeting DEA’s definition of Non-Retrievable allowing disposal in common trash. However, DEA Registrant rules, laws and or processes may mandate incineration as a final means of destruction for generators. Always follow facility, state, local, tribal and federal regulations as they may dictate specific disposal methods. Please reach out to our trusted affordable mail-back and pick-up Waste Risk Management (WRM) partnerships shown below for additional information for your geographic area.

Common Garbage Disposal
Common Garbage Disposal

Rx Destroyer™ meets DEA definition of non-retrievable and may be disposed of as solid waste in common trash. Ultimately, Generator understands it is their responsibility alone to ensure Rx Destroyer™ contents are managed properly following facility, state, local, tribal and federal process and regulations.

Generator is always responsible to determine and document status of their medical waste. Rx Destroyer™ highly recommended all users to document contents. Commercial Generator must retain records that are available for review by your State’s inspector that satisfies the hazardous waste determination requirements. In cases where a facility has determined they can safely commingle hazardous and non-hazardous in Rx Destroyer™, Generator shall follow worse case disposal scenario processes to ensure safe and proper disposal of bottle contents. The “Witness Disposal Log” is the Generator’s record and proof of Rx Destroyer™ contents.

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Medical Waste Transporter
Medical Waste Transporter

Waste generators such as hospitals, veterinary, pharmacy, clinics shall rightfully use their current contracted Medical Waste Hauler for pickup Rx Destroyer™. Utilizing the Medication Disposal Log is the Generator’s proof of Rx Destroyer™ contents. Medication Disposal Log is a bilateral communications tool documenting date & time of pickup and date & time of destruction.

Once Generator determines contents of Rx Destroyer™ containers would be disposed of through the Waste Hauler as governed by facility’s rules, local, state, tribal and federal laws.

1. Non-RCRA Pharmaceutical Waste
2. Non-Hazardous Industrial Waste

Please note, your Medical Waste Hauler should allow the disposal of Rx Destroyer™ into the above listed waste bins as the Generator has classified the Rx Destroyer™ bottles non-hazardous waste. Numerous national, state and local waste haulers will pickup Rx Destroyer™ waste.


Mail-Back Program
Mail-Back Program

Rx Destroyer™ partner, Rx Waste System, offers a nationwide Mail-Back Program. Due to specific state or facility policies, Rx Waste Systems offers an affordable, easy to use mail-back option. No individual packaging of bottles! Prepaid Mail-Back container holds up to 55 lbs of Rx Destroyer bottles. Rx Waste Systems uses state compliance regulations for the destruction of the Rx Destroyer.

Option provides documentation from Rx Waste Systems to the generator indicating:

• Date & Time of Pickup
• Date & Time of Destruction

“Rx Waste Systems is committed to supporting the economic and environmental sustainability of your healthcare business through a streamlined system of documentation and disposal that makes maintaining regulatory compliance easy.”

Nationwide Services:
• Incineration
• P-Waste Tracker Technology
• Training


No adding water…No Batteries…No more worrying.

• Simply load unused or unwanted medications into the bottle
• Gently shake to mix patented solution over medications
• Discard bottle with contents into common trash


Rx Destroyer™ meets “non-retrievable” DEA standards for controlled substances. In addition, Rx Destroyer™ meets DEA requirements for drug destruction which helps accomplish the DEA’s goal to reduce drug diversion by keeping medications out of the wrong hands, diminish accidental poisoning and decrease illicit drug activities. For additional topic related information, please refer to your facilities, local, state and or federal regulations.

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READY-TO-USE…Rx Destroyer™ can save 100’s of staff hours per year. No adding water, measuring or added processes. Rx Destroyer™ eliminates water additive calculation errors and time consuming crushing and mixing of medications into coffee grounds or kitty litter. Rx Destroyer™ can be used till full. Stored in a controlled area when not in use.


Rx Destroyer™ brands are the Eco-Responsible drug disposal systems choice. Rx Destroyer™ brands support EPA and FDA efforts to help prevent leaching of pharmaceutical into drinking water, soil, and waterways. In most states, Rx Destroyer™ meets AND OR EXCEEDS disposal regulations for solid waste, which allows the Rx Destroyer™ bottle and its contents to be discarded with common trash. For additional topic related information, please refer to your facilities, local, state and or federal regulations.

  • For chemical disposal options, Rx Destroyer is the only product that meets efficacy, safety and cost considerations.  I highly recommend!

    Frank Breve, PharmD, MBA, President and CEO Mid Atlantic PharmaTech Consultants, LLC, Ventnor City, New Jersey
  • We looked for a safe product, easy to implement and easy on the budget. We found everything we needed in Rx Destroyer.

    Craig Campbell, RPh, Pharmacy Systems Performance Director Mercy Health System – St Louis, Director of Pharmacy Services
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