It isn't enough to schedule prescription drug collections at specific sites ["LI takes to drug take-back day," News, May 4]. These are problematic for the homebound and those with transportation challenges.

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The answer is for drugstores to collect expired and unused drugs as service stations collect used oil. They could be placed in a limited-access, locked bin, accessible only by the collection company. A small surcharge could cover the cost.

Suzanne Mueller, Great Neck