When you choose Stericycle, you’re selecting a partner with the resources to stand by your healthcare practice when things are easy and when they’re hard. Our services are designed to offer you convenience and compliance, so you can get back to keeping your facility running smoothly
We service facilities of all sizes and are in compliance with all State and Federal waste management regulations.
With over 30 years of experience, Stericycle provides essential services that help protect communities from harmful wastes, promote access to healthcare services, and lead to greater consumer safety and satisfaction.
We care about your business needs and make sure that we are in compliance with Federal and State of Arkansas regulations. Arkansas’ medical waste rules and regulations can be found here.
Arkansas’ medical waste disposal regulations are managed by the Department of Environmental Quality. Complete details on state requirements can be found by contacting the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality.
Categories of Regulated Medical Waste include:
Waste must be odor controlled, held at room temperature (72F) or below in a secure location with limited access to prevent unauthorized entry.
Waste may be stored for a maximum of 30 days from the time the container is filled and closed. Waste compaction is not generally permitted.
Storage area must be conspicuously marked with signs that shall include the universal biohazard symbol.