Who Should Pay for the Safe Disposal of Prescription Drugs?

Published On : 10/23/2013 8:30 AM
From : KVCR
Categories : Local, Science
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As public health authorities urge people to safely dispose of old prescription drugs, Alameda County in Northern California has passed an ordinance requiring companies to pay for their disposal. But the big pharmaceutical companies are fighting such laws, saying taxpayers should foot the bill.

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