Sharps Disposal Services
After medical procedures are finalized, the utilization of medical sharps converts them into hazardous waste, posing significant risks. Mishandling contaminated medical sharps can lead to the transmission of infectious agents like Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) or Hepatitis B (HBV). Ensuring careful management of medical sharps and ensuring their appropriate disposal is crucial to prevent accidents and protect the health of individuals and the environment. This imperative applies to diverse settings, encompassing commercial facilities and residential regions, underscoring the importance of secure handling and proper disposal protocols.
What Classifies as a Medical Sharp?
Sharps are incredibly common in medical settings. Here are a few examples of items that classify as medical sharps:
- Razor Blades
- Suture needles
- Hypodermic needles
- Culture dishes and slides
- Trauma scene waste that can cut or pierce
- Syringes with and without needles
- Acupuncture needles
- Scalpel blades
- Broken glass from the laboratory including slides and slide covers.
Medical Waste Pros knows and understands the rules and regulations organizations must comply with in regards to laws in order to keep their patients and employees safe. We are here to help you with your disposal needs.
Select the Right Sharps Disposal Container in Colorado
The regulations governing medical waste often vary at the state and local levels, highlighting the importance of consulting local authorities for accurate information on the use of approved sharps containers. Sharps containers should be constructed from puncture-resistant materials, typically rigid plastics. This ensures maximum safety. These containers should feature a clearly marked fill line indicating their safe capacity and must have secure sealing mechanisms.
Approved sharps containers can be conveniently obtained through online retailers and select pharmacies. By following established guidelines and using these containers appropriately, you significantly decrease the risk of accidents in your office, thus safeguarding the well-being of patients, employees, and the general public. Your commitment to adhering to proper disposal practices plays a crucial role in creating a safer environment for all individuals involved.
How Our Process Works
Our Broomfield-based medical waste professionals offer a variety of services at reasonable prices. They work with you to find the best system for your needs and will make sure you are using safe, legal containers for all of your waste. Here is how it works:
- You fill out the form or call us at (303) 747-4664. We will take down information regarding the services you require.
- Our contractors in Broomfield will write up quotes based on the services you are interested in.
- You receive several quoted options and select the one that is a best fit for your company.
Medical Waste Pros Is Here for Your Sharps Disposal Needs
Medical Waste Pros Broomfield partners with the most qualified sharps disposal companies in Colorado. Whether you need waste picked up daily, monthly, or annually, or if you just need help choosing the right container, our partners can help.
We work with organizations in any industry that produces medical waste, including but not limited to:
Call us today at (303) 747-4664 or fill out the form. We will get you customized quotes on services near you
Medical Waste Pros Broomfield Location
Medical Waste Pros Broomfield
6821 W 120th Ave Ste A
Broomfield CO 80020
Our normal business hours are Monday through Thursday from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Saturday from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM