Medicine Containers Return to Material Guide Home Search Recycling MenuRecycling Hub My Services Material Guide Household Items Construction & Demolition Electronics Fabric Food & Packaging Glass & Ceramics Hazardous Items Metal Paper Plastic Vehicle Related Wood Yard Waste Our Containers Plastics Acceptable Not Acceptable Collection Reminders External Links Top 10 Problems Recycle Coach Deposit Return What Becomes What Collection Reminders Extra Resources Medicine Containers Pill bottles such as aspirin or vitamin bottles are recyclable. Prescription medicine vials are not recyclable - the plastic is too brittle. Please discard the clear-plastic vials as garbage. To prevent misuse of medicines and pollution of the environment, please do not put leftover medicines in the garbage or down the drain, unless no other option exists. Visit the Make the Drop website to find your closest drop off location. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL This item may be recycled at curbside in your regular recycling program. This item may be recycled at a drop off location such as a convenience depot or transfer station. This item may be disposed at curbside in your regular waste collection program.