Improper disposal of unused and expired medications damages our environment. Measurable amounts of antibiotics, antidepressants and medications used to treat diabetes, cholesterol and blood pressure have all been found in U.S. lakes and rivers. Deterra’s patented MAT12 Molecular Adsorption Technology is highly effective in absorbing and firmly binding pharmaceuticals, rendering chemical compounds safe for landfills and reducing watershed contamination.
Powered by patented MAT12® Molecular Adsorption Technology, the Deterra® System deactivates prescription drugs, rendering them ineffective for misuse and safe for the environment.
Law Enforcement agencies, fire departments and other public safety organizations across the country are using Deterra to safely deactivate the active chemicals in the drugs which allows responsible disposal with no concerns that the drugs will end up in the hands of children or drug addicts.