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 Federal and State of Missouri regulations. Missouri’s medical waste disposal regulations are managed by the Department of Natural Resources, Division of Environmental Quality Solid Waste Management Program and the Department of Health Services (DHSS).
Refer to resources by the Department of Natural Resources on the rules of Infectious Waste Management and the Department of Health and Senior Services communicable diseases.
Complete details on state requirements can be found by contacting the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Solid Waste Management Program and the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS).
Missouri defines Regulated Medical Waste (Infectious Medical Waste) as:
For storage, Missouri requires that waste must be stored in a secure manner and location for protection from theft, weather elements, and inadvertent human or animal exposure. It must be managed so no noxious odours will be generated and will not be a breeding place.