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 North Dakota regulations. Medical waste disposal is regulated by the Department of Health, Division of Waste Management.
Refer to this guidance document on understanding regulations and guidance on infectious waste Complete details on state requirements can be found by contacting the North Dakota Department of Health, Divison of Waste Management.
North Dakota defines infectious waste to include, but is not limited to
There is no maximum time limit for the storage of regulated infectious waste. Medical waste must be in containers and maintained in a non-putrescent state, using refrigeration when necessary.
Trash compactors cannot be used when storing medical waste. All waste must be in containers. Storage areas, including outdoor storage, must be labelled with the universal biohazard symbol and the word BIOHAZARD.