Sharps Disposal and Containers in Las Vegas
Items that can potentially spread infectious agents – specifically Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, or Human Immunodeficiency Virus – by pricking, poking, slicing, or penetrating the skin or storage containers are defined as sharps.
What Items are Classified as Sharps?
Sharps are items that are intended to be used for human and animal patient care for medical research, or industrial laboratories. Below are some examples of different items that need to be disposed of with a Sharps Container and proper procedure:
- Suture needles
- Acupuncture needles
- Culture dishes and slides
- Hypodermic needles
- Syringes with and without needles
- Scalpel blades
- Razor blades
- Trauma scene waste that can cut, slice or pierce
- Broken glass from the laboratory including slides and slide covers and more
Medical Waste Pros Las Vegas offers a network of local professionals who can provide a supply of containers and mailback systems for the safe disposal and transport of sharps. Regularly scheduled pickups are also an option to aid in staying compliant with local, state, and federal regulations. Get Free Quotes Today!
Secure, Reputable Sharps Disposal in Las Vegas
It is important to properly store and dispose of sharps in appropriate containers to avoid potential dangers to your community. Medical Waste Pros Las Vegas can partner your organization with a local and experienced medical waste management service to alleviate the risks involved in handling and disposing of sharps and other medical waste.
Improper disposal of used sharps, including tossing into ordinary trash cans, is a huge risk to your community and anyone that may come into contact with them down the line. Let Medical Waste Pros Las Vegas find a service that can handle your medical waste management for you.
Choosing the Right Sharps Disposal Container in Las Vegas
Sharps containers are built with a rigid plastic that is capable of enduring any penetrations that sharps may impose. The containers must also provide an indicator line to notify when the container is full and cannot take any more sharps.
There are two types of sharps containers:
Reusable Sharps Containers – these containers are emptied and sterilized before they can be reused
Single Use Sharps Containers – these containers are designed for a one-time use, and must be disposed of with the medical waste inside.
If you need help in deciding which type of sharps containers and medical waste disposal service will work best for your organization, let Medical Waste Pros Las Vegas help you find the most suitable solution. Use the form on the right and we’ll connect you with a Sharps Disposal and/or Sharps Container provider in your area today.
How Our Process in Las Vegas Works:
Medical Waste Pros Las Vegas is here to find the right medical waste disposal service for you. Here’s how our process works:
- Call us at (702) 749-4053 or fill out the form on the right. Once we have more information on the type and level of service you are interested in, we will contact our qualified providers.
- Local providers will reach out to you with free quotes on the services you requested.
- You look over the quoted prices offered to you and choose the best option.
Get Free, No Obligation Quotes on Sharps Containers and Sharps Disposal Services
Finding a medical waste disposal service is easy using Medical Waste Pros Las Vegas and our extensive network of local providers. Whether your home or office needs a mailback system or a container pickup schedule, we have experienced professionals that can handle any task. Here are some industries that we specialize in:
- Office Buildings
- Tattoo Parlors
- Piercing Shops
- Residential and more
Your type of service will depend on how much and how often you need a medical waste disposal provider. Get started by filling out the form on the right, or giving us a call at (702) 749-4053 to receive your free quotes in just minutes!