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Denver Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal Services

pharmaceuticals waste disposal services Denver

Medical Waste Pros Denver connects you with the experts in pharmaceutical waste disposal. Improper disposal of pharmaceutical waste, encompassing medicines, drugs, medicaments, and medications, presents substantial risks to both public health and the environment. To mitigate these potential hazards, federal and state regulatory bodies have established guidelines and rules outlining the correct procedures for the handling and disposal of pharmaceutical waste.

We provide a diverse range of customizable service choices tailored to fulfill the specific needs of businesses and residents in CO. Our aim is to deliver individualized solutions that precisely match your distinct requirements. For comprehensive services, we offer convenient pickup options that prioritize the secure and safe management and disposal of your medical waste. Our fully compliant service options ensure efficient management of any quantity of medical waste while remaining in compliance with local, state, and federal laws.

Through our partnership with experienced experts specializing in pharmaceutical waste disposal, Medical Waste Pros Denver possesses the necessary expertise to efficiently manage and handle expired medications.

Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal in Denver

Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal in CO

Expired pharmaceuticals pose a notable environmental risk as they do not degrade naturally. Improper disposal practices, such as dumping in landfills or flushing down drains, result in contamination of water supplies and the long-lasting presence of hazardous chemicals in the environment.

In order to protect communities and preserve local ecosystems, regulatory entities such as the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and State Health Departments have established strict regulations that outline appropriate procedures for the disposal of expired pharmaceuticals. These regulations are designed to promote the safe and responsible handling of pharmaceutical waste, thereby minimizing its adverse impacts on the environment and public health.

Is Your Pharmaceutical Waste Hazardous?

Some pharmaceuticals are classified as hazardous, and must be treated primarily as hazardous waste. To be considered hazardous a pharmaceutical must meet at least one of the below requirements:

1) The material is already regulated by your state environmental agency.

2) The sole active ingredient in the material is listed as hazardous by the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).

3) Its material contains ingredient(s) that result in the pharmaceutical exhibiting characteristics of hazardous waste (corrosive, reactive/explosive, ignitable, or toxic/radioactive).

If your pharmaceutical waste falls into any of the mentioned categories, it is considered hazardous waste and necessitates specialized handling. It is vital to approach such waste with care and promptly seek help from a hazardous waste specialist in your vicinity. At Medical Waste Pros Denver, we collaborate with multiple hazardous waste removal companies, granting you access to a dependable network of reputable partners. We can assist you in identifying the most appropriate hazardous waste expert who possesses the required knowledge and capabilities to safely handle and dispose of your pharmaceutical waste while ensuring complete adherence to regulatory obligations.

Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal Process

Step 1Assess

Assess the volume of pharmaceutical waste you or your business produces. Think about if you may need ongoing services to address the amount that you regularly produce. If you are unsure, our experts can help!

Step 2Contact

Call, live chat, or email Medical Waste Pros to find compliant pharmaceutical waste disposal services. One of our knowledgable customer service representatives can match you with a local provider and provide you with free, custom quotes on disposal solutions. 

Step 3Coordinate

You will receive several priced options and choose the one that best suits you or your business’ budget and service needs. Coordinate and schedule disposal with one of our highly trusted partners. Have peace of mind knowing you have a secure solution for your pharmaceutical waste disposal needs.

Contact us for a free quote today!

Reach out to our team today to discuss medical waste management solutions. We're here to explore your options and guide you to the perfect service for your needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are your service providers compliant with pharmaceutical waste disposal regulations?

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Yes, we work exclusively with providers who adhere to federal, state, and local regulations for pharmaceutical waste disposal. They are fully licensed and insured for compliance.

What safety measures should I take when handling pharmaceutical waste?

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Before disposal, ensure that pharmaceutical waste is securely stored and clearly labeled. Follow your service provider's guidelines and maintain a safe working environment.

Can I request a quote for pharmaceutical waste disposal services on your website?

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Yes, you can request a quote by providing your pharmaceutical waste disposal needs on our website by filling out the form or live chatting with a real customer service representative, and we'll work hard to match you with a suitable service provider and provide you with quotes.

What is considered pharmaceutical waste?

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Pharmaceutical waste includes expired or unused medicines, drugs, and medicaments. Improper disposal poses risks to public health and the environment.

How does Medical Waste Pros handle pharmaceutical waste?

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Medical Waste Pros matches you for free with customizable service choices, including secure pickup options, assisting with the safe management and disposal of pharmaceutical waste in compliance with federal, state, and local laws.

Medical Waste Pros Drop-Off Location Details

Medical Waste Pros Denver

1616 Welton St

Denver, CO 80202

(970) 672-0159

denver@medicalwastepros.com

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Location Hours

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Drop-Off Pricing

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$1-1.5 Qt $15.00 ea. for 1-2, $12.00 ea. for 3-5, $10.00 ea. for 6+; 1 Gal to 5.4 Qt $35.00 ea. for 1-2, $30.00 ea. for 3-5, $25.00 ea. for 6+; 2 Gal $45.00 for 1-2, $40.00 ea. for 3-5, $35 each for 6+ per pound*

*Pricing is not guaranteed and is subject to change by the individual merchant.

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This is a sharps and needle drop off location. Please bring in your secure, approved containers for disposal. This location does charge, and the pricing can be found under drop off pricing details.

(303) 893-2543

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