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 Federal and State of Tennessee regulations.
Tennessee’s medical waste disposal regulations are managed by the Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC). Details on state requirements can be found here and by contacting the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation.
Special Wastes includes solid wastes either difficult or dangerous to manage, including:
Medical Wastes includes solid wastes like:
Special Waste Approval for Generators
Per guidance provided by Mr. Bassam.Faleh@TN.gov 615 532 0780: Unless the generator is using a permitted waste hauler, such as Stericycle, that properly treats the waste and ensures its final disposition in accordance with TN requirements, then the following regulations apply: