Management of Pharmaceutical Household Waste – Report By OECD

National, | Aug 3, 2021

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) published a document on the management of pharmaceutical household waste. The document describes global practices and regulations on medication take-back programs. Click here to read more.

A call to action for all Canadians

National, | Jul 14, 2021

Today, we’re issuing an urgent call to action for Canadians to clear out their medicine cabinets of unwanted medications and bring them into a pharmacy for safe disposal. This call to action comes at a critical time. Not only has COVID-19 further exacerbated the rate of accidental drug poisoning, but many provinces are reporting a […]

Old meds be gone – How to dispose of medications safely?

National, | May 3, 2021

Find program participating pharmacies on a drop-off location map. 

New HPSA Office Address

National, | Feb 25, 2021

Effective March 31, 2021, the HPSA office is moving to a new address. 3800 Steeles Ave West, Suite 301A Woodbridge, ON, L4L 4G9 Please redirect all correspondences accordingly. Thank you!

New Sharps Collection Program Launch in Manitoba

National, | Feb 16, 2021

The Ministry of Conservation and Climate of Manitoba has approved the Manitoba Sharps Collection Program (MSCP) and it is now officially launched. Click here to read the official news release.    

Latest Updates from HPSA – PEI Autumn Newsletter for Pharmacists

PEI, | Jan 21, 2021

This newsletter covers several topics, including updated FAQ on our webpage and HPSA’s social media pages. Click here to read.  

Latest Updates from HPSA – British Columbia Autumn Newsletter for Pharmacists

British Columbia, | Jan 21, 2021

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

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.  

Latest Updates from HPSA – Ontario Autumn Newsletter for Pharmacists

Ontario, | Jan 21, 2021

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