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 applicable West Virginia regulations. West Virginia’s medical waste disposal regulations are managed by:
Office of Environmental Health Services
Public Health Sanitation Division
Infectious Medical Waste Program
350 Capital Street, Room 313
Charleston, WV 25301-3713
Large Quantity Generators (Shippers) of more than 50lbs of Regulated Medical Waste per month are required to obtain a permit from West Virginia Department of Health and Human Services. See this guidance document for further details.
Small Quantity Generators (Shippers) of less than 50lbs of Regulated Medical Waste per month are required to have a Spill Kit with:
Small Quantity Generators (Shippers) have a maximum of 30 days of storage time.
The designated area should be access controlled, kept in a non-putrescent state, with floor drains discharging directly to sanity sewers or containment systems. There should be no trash compacting or carpets/floor coverings with open seams.
Training is required for employees involved with packaging, labeling, storage, or treatment of infectious medical waste.