Category: Healthcare Waste Education

How to get out of Stericycle contracts

How to get out of Stericycle contracts Is it possible, can I get out of a Stericycle contract? Here is a great article from Dr. Carolyn Romzick A 250 percent increase in price over seven years would probably prompt any business owner to do some investigating. It certainly gave Dr.… Read more »

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South Carolina Biohazard Disposal

South Carolina Biohazard Disposal South Carolina Biohazard Disposal services needed? Maybe Medical Waste, Sharps containers or Needles to dispose of in South Carolina? Then contact Secure Waste 877-633-7328 we are the authority in South Carolina Medical Waste Disposal, Sharps-Needle waste disposal other services include Medical Biohazard Waste Management. Servicing South Carolina, Georgia, Maryland, Virginia &… Read more »

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Delaware Hazardous Waste Disposal

Delaware Hazardous Waste Disposal Biohazard & Hazardous RCRA Waste Solutions In Delaware Compliant & Affordable Delaware hazardous waste disposal, for all your Delaware RCRA hazardous waste and biohazardous waste (sharps waste and medical waste disposal) BWS of Baltimore, Maryland provides environmentally sound, compliant and cost-effective solutions in Delaware. Our RCRA Hazardous Waste… Read more »

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Sharps Compliance Acquires Bio-Team Mobile; Route-Based Pick-Up Service Serving Pennsylvania and Maryland

Sharps Compliance Acquires Bio-Team Mobile; Route-Based Pick-Up Service Serving Pennsylvania and Maryland Source: Sharps Compliance Acquires Bio-Team Mobile; Route-Based Pick-Up Service Serving Pennsylvania and Maryland Nasdaq:SMED Share to know everyone..                 

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As flu season begins, health officials wary of another vaccine mismatch – Baltimore Sun

Flu season is underway in Maryland — the state’s first confirmed diagnosis was reported last week — but it’s too early to say if it will be as severe as the 2014 season, the state’s top epidemiologist said.Health officials are hopeful this year’s flu vaccine will offer stronger protection than… Read more »

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Curtis Bay Medical Waste Disposal

Curtis Bay Medical Waste Disposal & Biohazard Management Services Curtis Bay medical waste disposal. Looking for affordable sharps, biohazard or medical waste disposal in Curtis Bay, Maryland? Contact Secure Waste today for the best Baltimore biohazardous waste removal services in Curtis Bay. Secure Waste offers medical waste service for Curtis… Read more »

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2 Hospitals Face DNREC Hazardous Waste Fines

2 hospitals face DNREC hazardous waste fines September 28, 2015 Delaware Free News Bayhealth Kent General Hospital in Dover (Photo: Google maps)DOVER, DELAWARE (9/28/2015) Two Delaware hospitals are facing fines for violation of hazardous waste laws, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today.Bayhealth Kent General Hospital in… Read more »

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Reduce Medical Waste

 Need to reduce biohazard waste? Maybe you need to save money? Engage employees in better medical waste recognition, segregation and diversion.   Understanding, awareness and training is a primary element of a successful medical waste reduction strategy, and it depends on training employees to view your healthcare waste as not… Read more »

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How Is Biohazard Waste Treated?

Certain types of medical waste are regulated and are not allowed to be sent to landfills. These include needles and syringes, human tissues or blood, human infectious and pathological wastes (i.e., biopsy waste, diseased organs). Disposal of medical waste by health care facilities is also controlled by the states to… Read more »

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Regulated Biohazard Waste By Type

Although there is no universally accepted definition for medical waste, the definitions offered by most regulatory agencies are similar. Most federal and state agencies differentiate between common medical waste and those wastes with the potential for causing infection and for which special precautions are prudent. Depending on the state, Share… Read more »

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