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 applicable Federal and State of New Mexico regulations. Medical waste disposal is regulated by the New Mexico Environment Department Solid Waste Bureau. Refer to pages 13-14 and 102-107 for regulations on solid waste management regulations here.
Every generator is required to prepare and maintain a Waste Management Plan that identifies:
There is a 90 day storage limit from the date the waste was placed in storage.
Trash compactors cannot be used when storing medical waste. Medical waste must be protected from animals and the elements, and only accessible to those authorized. The storage area must be ventilated to the outdoors.
There should be warning signs legible from 25 ft.