Alachua County Fire Rescue Station #16 Container Exchange Program


1600 Fort Clarke Blvd
Gainesville, FL 32606
Service Area: Alachua County

352-384-3101

Notes: Hours: Monday-Saturday, 8am-4pm. Container Exchange Program: Visit exchange site during the hours given. Ask for an approved sharps container. A charge of $3 for each container is required to offset the cost of the container and its safe disposal. Personal check or exact payment is required. Take the container home and place out of reach of children. Dispose of your syringes and lancets completely intact, Do not clip or recap the needle. When the container is full, permanently close the top following the directions. Return the full sharps container to one of the participating exchange sites for proper disposal, and purchase another container at that site.

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