Recycling Pill Bottles

Recycling Empty Pill Bottles
 
Empty pill bottles CAN NOT be recycled curbside or at your local transfer station; they are too small for the sorting machines and ultimately end up as garbage or as “contamination” in the recycling system.
 
Donating empty pill bottles:
 
If you wish to donate your empty pill bottles, the following ministry will accept plastic prescription bottles for their ministry outreach. Please follow the link below for instructions:    

Matthew 25: Ministries

https://m25m.org/pillbottles/

Ways to use empty pill bottles in your home:
 
    • Store headphones/ear pods
    • Utilize for storing craft items- beads, bobbins, threads, needles
    • Utilize for storing nails, screws, washers, etc.
    • If you are traveling, utilize them for jewelry storage.
    • Poke holes in the lid and create a glitter shaker.

© 2000 - 2020 Yamhill County. All rights reserved. Links to external sites do not constitute endorsements by Yamhill County.
By visiting this and other Yamhill County web pages, you expressly agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of the site.