DEA Issues its Final Rule on Disposal of Controlled Substances

On September 9, 2014 the Disposal of Controlled Substances Final Rule was printed in the Federal Register.  The rule is effective October 9, 2014.  This rule governs the secure disposal of controlled substances by registrants and ultimate users. These regulations will implement the Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act of 2010 by expanding the options available to collect controlled…