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Rx for Action

A blog devoted to helping people find local medicine take-back programs and highlighting current research findings and pending legislation.

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Now you can check out the How to Dispose of Unwanted Medicine and Personal Care Products website on your phone:

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Posted by Laura Kammin at 3:26PM on 6/14/2012
Categories: In the News Resources


IISG and the Windy City Earth Force team up to empower Chicago students

IISG education team members Robin Goettel and Terri Hallesy partnered with the Field Museum's Earth Force Program to work with students and teachers on raising awareness within the Calumet c...

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Posted by Laura Kammin at 2:10PM on 6/12/2012
Categories: For Teachers

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P2D2 Wins Third Prize in the Volvo Adventure

P2D2 students are not just spreading the word about proper medicine disposal in the United States. Their message has now gone global. P2D2 students recently returned from Gothenburg, Sweden where they competed in the Volvo Adventure Award competition. Despite the stiff competition, the P2D2 brought home the third prize...

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Posted by Laura Kammin at 9:34AM on 6/11/2012
Categories: Collection Programs For Teachers In the News

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Medicine collection event in Machesney Park on June 9th

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful will be hosting a medicine collection event at the...

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Posted by Laura Kammin at 9:48AM on 6/6/2012
Categories: Collection Programs Single-day Events