National, | Apr 8, 2014
The Partnership for a Drug Free Canada launched a new national multimedia campaign in June in collaboration with Shoppers Drug Mart and Pharmaprix that focuses on returning all unused medications to participating pharmacies. Visit their YouTube channel to see their latest TV message.
Ontario, | May 15, 2013
Five locations across the city were available for members of the public to dispose of any unwanted or expired medication in a safe and secure way. The different amounts collected at the different locations amassed a grand total of more than 196 kilograms. If you missed Prescription Drop Off day, it is not too late. […]
Yukon, | May 9, 2013
Members/Pharmacists; When the Post-Consumer Pharmaceutical Stewardship Association (PCPSA) was established in 1999, it was done to educate consumers and collect unused or expired pharmaceutical. Since then, the association has grown to accept all medications and since 2013, we also administer a program for sharp devices in Ontario. Simply put, we have outgrown our name. To […]
Ontario, | Dec 31, 2012
The role of Municipalities and Producer programs in extended producer responsibility by Brad Wright One Year Mark for Extended Producer Responsibility of Pharmaceuticals and Sharps in Ontario Health Products Stewardship Association (HPSA) is pleased to announce the performance results from the first year of the (OSCP) and the (OMRP), the first two extended producer responsibility (EPR) […]
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.