Almost one ton of unwanted drugs collected on Drug Take-Back Day - CBS 3 Springfield - WSHM

Almost one ton of unwanted drugs collected on Drug Take-Back Day

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On the fifth annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, officials tell CBS 3 almost a ton of unwanted drugs were collected in New England on Saturday.

About 1,500 pounds were collected in Hampshire County.

Officials say the program helps them keep prescription drugs out of the wrong hands.

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