Medical Waste Disposal – New Bedford, MA

Medical Waste Disposal  |  November 17th, 2017

New Bedford, MA – Medical Waste Disposal Although the sixth-largest city in the state of Massachusetts, New Bedford is most well-known as “The Whaling City”. This is due to the fact that it was one of the most important whaling ports in the 19th century. While this has drastically changed in today’s environmentally conscious world,...READ ARTICLE

These Diseases Can be Caused by Improperly Disposed-of Medical Waste

Biohazardous Waste Disposal  |  September 11th, 2017

Because it contains a high amount of disease-causing organisms, also called pathogens, medical waste poses a risk when handled improperly and released into the environment. The World Health Organization (WHO) has stated that improper disposal of medical waste can cause the following diseases:    Parasitic Infections  It’s not surprising that labs who regularly test for parasitic infections would have specimens that are positive for parasites....READ ARTICLE