How to Safely Dispose of Sharps

How to Safely Dispose of Sharps

Home generated sharps ("sharps") are needles, syringes with needles, and disposable lancets like the type diabetics use to test their insulin levels. Sharps should NOT be placed in your waste containers.

Read below for more information about MarBorg's mail-back program for collecting sharps. Drop-off locations are listed below the graphic.

Safely Dispose of Sharps

Drop-off locations:

  • County Health Clinic - Santa Barbara
    345 Camino del Remedio, Santa Barbara, CA 93110
    (805) 681-5488
  • County Health Clinic - Franklin
    1136 East Montecito Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
    (805) 568-2099
  • County Health Clinic - Carpinteria
    931 Walnut Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (805) 560-1050