Safe Syringe Disposal

Safe Syringe Disposal Programs in Morris County



St. Clare's Hospital
(Dover 973 989-3073 and Denville (973) 625-6026 Campuses)
Just drop off syringes at the front desk, but they must be in a sealed, hardened container.

Morristown Medical Center
(973)-971-4177 - Containers for syringes can be picked up or dropped off at the outpatient desk located on the right after going into the main entrance.  Hours are M-F, 7:00 am-7:00 pm and Saturdays 7:00 am-3:00 pm.  Syringes must be empty and syringe containers cannot be more than 3/4s full.

Chilton Memorial Hospital / Access Center (Pompton Plains) (973) 831-5191
People may pick up empty syringe containers and drop off full ones at the Access Center.  All syringes must be in containers. Hours: M-F, 6:00 am - 8:00 pm and Saturdays 7:00 am-3:00 pm. 
 
•Note: in addition accepting sharps and/or syringes for disposal, these safe syringe disposal programs will also accept epipens for disposal as longs as they are empty and packaged in hardened containers like sharps and syringes. 
 
Additional information about the Safe Syringe Disposal Program may be obtained by contacting:
•Waste Management, a waste hauling company has a “Sharps Disposal by Mail” program.  Participants are provided with an approved disposal container and mail full containers for disposal using US Postal Service.  Interested parties can call Waste Management for prices & details at 877-WASTE-MD (877) 927-8363.

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