Long-gone are the days of medication being packaged and dispensed in glass containers.
These days, it’s all about plastic. For people taking medication on a regular basis, this can translate to a lot of plastic consumption in either bottles or bubble packs.
Ask your pharmacy to dispense your medication in stock bottles if possible.
If it isn’t, bring your vial back to the pharmacy when you refill your prescription for it to be re-used.
Plastic-free pro-tip: medication stock bottles and vials can be recycled, or re-used.
Check out DYI n Crafts for some genius ideas to re-use your old medication vials!
Ever wonder what to do with all of your old medication vials?
Reduce your plastic waste and ask your pharmacy to refill them for you.
If this isn’t possible, you can recycle or re-use them for storage and DIY projects!