Newark Medical Waste Disposal and Compliance Solutions

Medical Waste Disposal Solutions Near Newark

From Jersey City to Paterson and beyond, we are here to help New Jerseyans protect what matters with solutions to match your needs. 

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.

Our suite of services includes:

  • Biohazardous Medical Waste Disposal – specialized solutions to manage the collection, transportation, treatment, pickup and disposal of biohazardous waste streams for facilities of all sizes in your local area
  • HIPAA and OSHA Compliance Training – customized on-site and on-demand web-based training resources to help ensure facility and staff compliance
  • Pharmaceutical Waste Solutions– integrated pharmaceutical and controlled substance waste disposal to protect communities and the environment with safe disposal of unused medication
  • Sharps Disposal Solutions – tailored full-service, self-service, and mail back sharps disposal solutions to match your needs and safely dispose of needles and syringes​
  • COVID-19 Waste Disposal - Learn how we have been supporting healthcare and non-healthcare organizations in your community with their COVID-19 Waste Disposal, including medical waste and PPE waste generated through the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

We offer biohazardous medical waste disposal and compliance services throughout Newark

A Recognized Leader

"Stericycle has opened my eyes to the rules and regulations that go along with all aspects of a healthcare facility. It makes compliance so easy."

Kari S., Office Manager, Illinois Sports Medicine Outpatient Surgery Center, Morton Grove, IL


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New Jersey Medical Waste Requirements and Regulations

We care about your business needs and make sure that we are in compliance with applicable Federal and State of New Jersey regulations. Medical waste disposal is regulated by the Department of Environmental Protection Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste.
Refer to guidance documents on regulated medical waste and solid waste regulations, and contact the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste for further details.

Generators of medical waste must register with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. Each office or location that generates regulated medical waste must be registered under state law. For more information, call (609) 984-3448.

Generators must complete an Annual Generator (shipper) Report by the 21st of July of each calendar year. For more information on the report, please call (609) 984-6620.

The New Jersey RMW Tracking Form has 6 parts.

Generators (shipper) must complete the generator (shipper) portion and sign the certification:

  • Completes items 1 through 15
  • Signs the certification at Item 15
  • Transporters must
  • Verify the quantity
  • Note any discrepancies in Item 23
  • Complete and signs item 16

Storage of regulated medical waste should be no longer than 1 year, be maintained in a non-putrescent state (refrigerate if necessary) or be disposed of immediately if putrescent. Outdoor storage areas should be locked and access to on-site storage should be to authorized employees.

Dental lidocaine carpules, both used and unused, are considered Regulated Medical Waste sharps in New Jersey and should, therefore, be placed into a regulated medical waste sharps container.

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