By WRCB Staff

CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- In an effort to keep drugs out of the water supply, a local group is doing a drug disposal.

The East Chattanooga Weed and Seed program the Chattanooga Police Department will take unwanted and unused prescription and over-the-counter drugs for proper disposal.

The event is Saturday October 16 from 11 am to 3 PM, and will take place at the Weed and Seed Office, 1502 McCallie avenue.

You need to cross out personal information but keep the drug information intact.

They will not take needles or sharps, I-V bags or radioactive medicine.

For more information on this event, please call East Chattanooga Weed and Seed at 423-752-4449.