TV Show Incorporates Hazardous Medical Waste as Part of Plot Scripts

Biohazard Waste  |  September 29th, 2017

 Relinquishing hazardous medical waste for elimination is carefully monitored by many government agencies. A to episode covering the efforts of a medical waste company kept a deadly virus from entering the population.   The most popular have been both ‘NCIS’ and ‘Criminal Minds’, but for those that are true forensics aficionados, the television show ‘Bones’ has become top on...READ ARTICLE

The Effects of Biohazard Waste on the Environment

Biohazard Waste  |  September 27th, 2017

Biohazardous waste, also known as infectious or biomedical waste, is any waste that contains infectious materials or potentially infectious substances such as blood. Of particular concern are sharps such as scalpel blades, needles, glass pipettes, or any other waste material that may cause an injury during handling.   Biohazardous waste must be handled according to strict federal, state and local regulations. Mishandled biohazard waste poses...READ ARTICLE

10 Do’s and Don’t’s of Proper Sharps Disposal 

Biohazard Waste  |  September 20th, 2017

Improperly disposed sharps pose a serious threat not only to healthcare professionals and their patients, but also to medical waste specialists and members of the community. To help you eliminate this threat and ensure the safety of your staff and others, here are 10 Dos and Don’t’s of proper sharps disposal.   DO: Immediately place used needles and other sharps in their proper...READ ARTICLE

Veterinary Office Medical Waste Information 

Biohazard Waste  |  September 13th, 2017

Veterinarian offices are often a flurry of patients and pet parents in all states of emotional disarray. It is easy for staff to forget about medical waste guidelines when dealing with injuries and treatments. The priority for safety and efficacy must prevail to assure hazardous waste is appropriately dealt with.  Each state, and in many...READ ARTICLE

Hazardous Waste Disposal: Important Information

Biohazard Waste Disposal Company  |  May 03rd, 2017

While the description of the philosophy of hazardous waste disposal as ‘cradle-to-grave’ may have a grim sound, it actually explains the process very clearly when you are talking about hazardous waste. The increased quantity that is generated from many industries, has created a challenge for officials and communities to keep the land and the public...READ ARTICLE