Free Custom Assessment
A direct-to-household mailing of Deterra can help reduce the costs of drug misuse and save lives. Contact us for a free custom assessment to see the ROI of an at-home drug disposal mailing campaign in your community.
Order Deterra Online
Deterra products are available for purchase online. For individuals, 3-packs of pouches can be purchased on Amazon. To order case quantities, simply create a business account to access our customer portal or order through our distributor network.
Governor’s Prevention Partnership Case Study
Connecticut nonprofit, Governor’s Prevention Program (GPP), uses Deterra System to help reduce drug misuse and prevent overdoses across multiple demographics.
Learn how GPP secured congressionally directed spending to fund Deterra and lower the supply of unwanted drugs in Connecticut.
TOP 10 WAYS TO DISTRIBUTE DETERRA
Getting prevention resources out into the community is critical, but how you do it is just as important.
Need some ideas on how to distribute Deterra Pouches? Our latest blog post highlights the top 10 creative ways our partners have successfully used to get at-home drug deactivation and disposal resources into the hands of those who need them most.
Measure the ROI of Deterra in 4 Steps
Learn how organizations determine the ROI of at-home drug deactivation and disposal campaigns and the 4-step process you can use to measure the success of local prevention efforts.
Deterra is the Solution for Safe Medication Disposal
Deterra is on a mission to prevent drug misuse and protect our environment through safe, permanent disposal of unused prescription and over the counter medications. The Deterra Drug Deactivation and Disposal System is the only product that is independently tested and scientifically proven to destroy drugs for good. Our patented, easy-to-use drug disposal system can be used at home or in a clinical setting to safely destroy unused or expired medications, making them unavailable for misuse and safe for disposal in the normal trash.
Deterra Destroys Unused Medication in 3 Easy Steps
The patented Deterra® System deactivates prescription drugs, pills, patches, liquids, creams and films. Deterra renders them inert, unavailable for misuse and safe for the environment. In a simple 3-step process, a user deactivates the drugs by putting them in a Deterra pouch or container, adding water, shaking and throwing it away. It’s truly that simple.
Place Medication in Pouch
Open pouch and place unused medications inside.
Fill Halfway with Water
Fill halfway with warm water and wait 30 seconds. Foaming may occur.
Seal, Shake & Dispose in Trash
Seal tightly, gently shake and dispose of in normal trash.
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What is Deterra?
We created Deterra to reduce the risk of misuse and accidental ingestion of leftover medication, especially prescription opioids. Learn more about our solution to safe drug disposal.
How Does Deterra Work?
Deterra Pouches can rid any home of dangerous, leftover drugs in minutes. See how easy it is to deactivate and dispose of pills, patches, liquids, creams and films in three simple steps.
Patented Drug Deactivation Technology
The Deterra System is powered by proprietary activated carbon, which permanently deactivates prescription and over the counter drugs. Developed under federal contract awarded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), our patented technology is independently lab-tested and scientifically proven to deactivate drugs, rendering them unavailable for misuse and safe for disposal.