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 Oregon regulations. Oregon’s medical waste disposal regulations are managed by the Department of Environmental Quality.
See Oregon Administrative Rules 459.396 to 459.405 for regulations on infectious wastes. See Chapters 340-093-0030, 340-093-0190 by the Department of Environmental Quality for Solid Waste regulations. Complete details on state requirements can be found by contacting the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality.
In Oregon, Infectious Waste falls into any of 4 categories:
Infectious waste is segregated from other wastes by separate containment at the point of generation.
Generators (shippers) that produce 50 lbs or less of infectious waste in any calendar month are exempt from the storage times and temperatures requirements.