Diagnostic medicine and cancer treatment are significant producers of hazardous waste. The byproducts of pathological & chemotherapeutic treatments and diagnoses can carry cytotoxic waste that’s potentially harmful to any living cell. Secure Waste specializes in the safe and secure removal of all hazardous pathological & chemotherapeutic waste. Our goal is to minimize the potential for exposure to dangerous pathogens and infected materials to the general public.
When we talk about waste produced during chemotherapy treatments and pathology, we’re referring to:
All materials that fall under pathological & chemotherapeutic waste must be properly contained in approved containers and transported following all DOT guidelines. To prevent spills, leaks, and contamination, all pathological waste is kept in only approved containers with red bags.
Secure Waste works closely with all healthcare facilities and professionals to ensure the proper removal of all designated waste. We strictly adhere to EPA regulations on safe disposal to reduce the risk of cross-contamination and maximize the safety of patients and healthcare professionals. Our goal is to leave a hospital or medical building knowing the staff has been properly briefed on how pathological and chemotherapeutic waste should be handled and disposed of.
Our comprehensive plan includes:
All services performed by Secure Waste are compliant with the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). When you work with us, you get only the best and most careful service performed by our trained staff.
Take advantage of Secure Waste’s expert pathological & chemotherapeutic waste removal and contact us today for a free quote.
Medical waste is one of the biggest challenges that healthcare provides every day. On average, a