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Deterra System Resources

It’s not destroyed if it’s not Deterra®. Here, you’ll find everything you need to know about how to use the Deterra Drug Deactivation and Disposal System to safely destroy unwanted medication, including how-to videos, instructions for use in English and Spanish, and educational resources for consumers and dispensers. You can also view case studies to learn how other organizations have benefited from Deterra and access media resources for logos, graphics and contact information for media inquiries.

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Case Studies

Deterra is used by government agencies, healthcare providers, pharmacies, employers and individuals nationwide to safely destroy unused medication. Browse our case studies to see how others like you are using Deterra to prevent the misuse of leftover prescription drugs.

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How-to Videos

Use the Deterra Drug Deactivation and Disposal System to safely dispose of unused medications. Watch our how-to videos in English and Spanish to see how easy it is to deactivate and dispose of leftover pills, liquids, creams, films and patches with Deterra.

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Materials for Public Use

We offer educational materials for consumers and dispensers including instructions on how to use Deterra in English and Spanish as well as dispenser resources and safety data sheets.

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Media Resources

Interested in helping Deterra and Verde Environmental Technologies Inc., spread the word about safe at-home medication disposal? Access our media resources for helpful statistics, FAQs and contact information for media inquiries.

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From releasing new products to winning national awards, stay up-to-date on all things Deterra by visiting our news & blog page.

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SEAL Business Sustainability Awards

The Deterra Drug Deactivation and Disposal System received the SEAL Business Sustainability Award two years in a row. Deterra was recognized in the Sustainable Product category for its innovative products designed for a sustainable future.