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Statistics from recent Take Back Prescription Drug Programs in Vermont

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Statistics from recent Take Back Prescription Drug Programs in Vermont

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Prescription Drug Diversion – Statewide Efforts:

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day event April 26, 2014
The total drugs collected was 3,340.9 lbs

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day event September 27, 2014 
The total drugs collected was 3,348.8 lbs.

Vermont total for the two Take Back Day Events is 6,689.7 lbs. collected.

Here are the county breakdowns for the 9/27/14 event:
Addison 66.2
Bennington 317.4
Caledonia 112.2
Chittenden 1,140.8 (Includes 17.8 pounds from the Vermont National Guard)
Essex 3.8
Franklin 193.0
Grand Isle 38.6
Lamoille 151.2
Orange 144.2
Orleans 81.4
Rutland 154.6
Washington 320.8 (Includes 4.4 pounds from the Vermont State Capital)
Windham 435.4
Windsor 189.2

Thank you everyone for your hard work and diligence!

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