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 ensure that we are in compliance with applicable Federal and State of Maryland regulations. Medical waste disposal regulations are managed by the Maryland Department of Environment and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Complete details on state requirements can be found here. The information presented herein is applicable for Small Quantity Generators (shippers) of less than 50 pounds of Regulated Medical Waste per month. Generators (shippers) in excess of that amount have additional requirements for compliance. Please refer to the link for further guidance.
Generators of Special Medical Waste in Maryland should obtain an identification Number from the Secretary, Department of Environment. Forms for obtaining the Special Medical Waste Generator Identification Number are available through the state website, which we've also added to our website.
Storage must maintain the integrity of packaging, keep in non-putrescent state, clearly mark all storage areas, protect from animals, and the outside storage areas must be locked.