Outlets of Des Moines to Participate in DEA National Take Back Day

Saturday, October 23, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

ALTOONA, IOWA (October 2021) – Outlets of Des Moines (OutletsofDesMoines.com) will participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 23, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day provides a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the public about the potential for abuse of medications.

Area families, friends, and neighbors are encouraged to participate.


Those visiting Outlets of Des Moines to safely dispose of prescription drugs will drive-up toward Parking Lot C (directional signs will be posted) to hand their items to an Altoona police officer stationed at the drop-off. Guests will not need to leave their car.


The DEA’s Take Back Day events are held nationwide and provide an opportunity for Americans to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths. Take Back Days encourage thousands of people from across the country to clean out their medicine cabinets and safely and anonymously dispose of prescription drugs. Visit www.DEA.gov to learn more.


“Take Back Days help save lives and Outlets of Des Moines is proud to serve as a host site for this important national program,” says TJ Just, General Manager of Outlets of Des Moines.


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Shoppers will save up to 70 percent off on top brands at Outlets of Des Moines, an open-air lifestyle destination in Altoona, Iowa. Outlets of Des Moines features nationally renowned stores such as Coach Outlet, kate spade new york, Polo Ralph Lauren, Nike Factory Store, Michael Kors Outlet, Express Factory Outlet, Converse, Tommy Hilfiger, Under Armour Factory House, Vera Bradley Factory Outlet Store, Levi’s Outlet Store, Le Creuset, American Eagle Outfitters, and Lucky Brand. Outlets of Des Moines is conveniently located in the heart of Altoona, an entertainment destination featuring Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino, Adventureland Amusement Park, and Bass Pro Shops (take exit 141 off I-80 west and from I-80 east take exit 142). It is also served by public transportation via DART’s Route 17. For more information, visit OutletsofDesMoines.com.


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