CLOSED – Job Opening: Manager, Member Engagement and Compliance

National, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, PEI, Quebec, | Aug 28, 2023

Are you passionate about protecting the environment and public health? Do you have exceptional client engagement, compliance management, analytical, problem solving and time management skills? The Health Products Stewardship Association (HPSA) is seeking a Manager, Member Engagement and Compliance, to join our team. HPSA is a non-profit organization committed to facilitating safe disposal programs (stemming […]

Major need for Canadian families to improve safe handling and disposal of medications at home

National, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, PEI, | Aug 8, 2023

Survey shows a gap between understanding of the harmful effects of accessible medications at home, and action to prevent it TORONTO, August 8, 2023 – Survey data released today highlights a discrepancy amongst parents of youth and teens in Canada, between the awareness of safe medication practices and the corresponding action around safe handling, storage, […]

New 1.8L sharps containers available in Ontario, Manitoba and Prince Edward Island

National, Manitoba, Ontario, PEI, | Jul 24, 2023

HPSA’s new 1.8L sharps containers are now available in Ontario, Manitoba and Prince Edward Island. This new sharps container has a sustainable design made from recycled plastic and comes with an updated instruction label. HPSA understands the importance of convenience when it comes to storing used sharps, which is why the new 1.8L containers are […]

Manitoba Medications Return and Sharps Collection Program Plan Renewal

Manitoba, | Jan 3, 2023

HPSA is renewing its Medications Return and Sharps Collection Program Plan in Manitoba. Please click on the link to consult the draft MMRP and MSCP plan. Contact us with any comments at  

Latest Updates from HPSA – Manitoba Autumn Newsletter for Pharmacists

Manitoba, | Jan 21, 2021

This newsletter covers several topics, including requesting service online, the new Manitoba Sharps Collection Program, Updated FAQ on our webpage and HPSA’s social media pages. Click here to read.  

Manitoba Sharps Collection Program Plan DRAFT

Manitoba, | Oct 21, 2020

Click here to read the Draft Manitoba Sharps Collection Program Plan for 2020-2023

HPSA MB Spring 2020 Newsletter

Manitoba, | May 28, 2020

Please find enclosed Spring Newsletter for Manitoba Newletter 2020 Spring MB

HPSA MB Fall 2019 Newsletter

Manitoba, | Dec 13, 2019

Please find enclosed Fall newsletter for Manitoba: HPSA_Newsletter_2019_Fall_MB

What’s in Your Medicine Cabinet?

Manitoba, | May 4, 2015

WINNIPEG, MB May 1, 2015 – Pharmacists Manitoba in partnership with the Health Products Stewardship Association (HPSA), the Winnipeg Police Service, and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are reminding Manitobans to check their homes for unused or expired medications and return them to pharmacies on May 9, 2015 – the third annual National Prescription Drug […]

MMRP e-news

Manitoba, | Jul 19, 2012

Medications Return Program e- newsletter is published by HPSA to keep participating pharmacies informed with respect to recent developments in the Manitoba Medications Return Program.

Quebec pharmaceutical products' take-back program is officially launched. Find a collection location near you.