Pharmacies ‘tipping drugs down sink’

Via stuff.co.nz, 25-08-2011 A worrying number of New Zealand pharmacies are disposing of unused drugs by throwing them down the sink, according to a new study. The study by Alfred Tong, Barrie Peake and Rhiannon Braund, from the University of Otago, found more than half (52.1 percent) of the 265 New Zealand pharmacies surveyed reported…