From Farragut to Maryville and beyond, we are here to help Tennesseans 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:
We offer biohazardous medical waste disposal and compliance services throughout Knoxville
"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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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: