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Dubuque Medical Waste Disposal Solutions

Convenient, credible and cost-effective medical waste services in Dubuque.

563 231 2038 563 231 2038

Dubuque Areas Serviced

We offer biohazardous and medical waste disposal services throughout Dubuque, including:

Maquoketa, Cedar Falls, Dyersville, Oelwein & Fayette.

Services Offered Include

  • Waste Services
  • Compliance Solutions
  • Online Store

25 Years' Experience Years’
Experience [1]
1.7B Medical Waste Properly Managed Medical Waste
Properly Managed [2]
70M Pharmaceutical Waste Safely Disposed Pharmaceutical Waste
Safely Disposed [3]
99.5% Percent On-Time Service Percent On-Time
Service [4]
1M in Commercial Liability Protection in Commercial
Liability Protection [5]

Medical Waste Disposal Solutions Near Dubuque, Maquoketa, Cedar Falls, Dyersville, Oelwein, and Fayette

We provide you the peace of mind you need with our complete solution of medical waste disposal for your practice, facility, or business. We service thousands of customers throughout Iowa and are in compliance with all State and Federal waste management regulations.

With over 25 years of experience, Stericycle provides essential services that help protect communities from harmful wastes, promotes access to healthcare services, and leads to greater consumer safety and satisfaction.

Our team of experts work tirelessly to provide you with safe, compliant and sustainable solutions.

We help you manage OSHA, HIPAA and Coding Compliance confidently and conveniently by keeping you one step ahead of regulatory demands.

Servicing hundreds of facilities in Dubuque that generate biohazardous medical waste

  • Physician Offices
  • Dialysis Centers
  • Hospitals
  • Dental Offices
  • Nursing Homes
  • Veterinary Clinics
  • Tattoo Parlors
  • Pharmacies
  • Laboratories
  • Funeral Homes
Are You Interested in Our Solutions? Let Us Help

Iowa's Medical Waste Requirements and Regulations

We care about your business needs and ensure that we are in compliance with applicable Federal and State of Iowa regulations. Medical waste disposal regulations are managed by the Department of Natural Resources. Rules of special waste disposal can be found in Chapter 109 of the Iowa Administrative Code and definitions on solid waste management and disposal in Chapter 100 of the Iowa Administrative Code.
Complete details on state requirements can be found by contacting the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.

All waste must be in containers and biomedical waste is required to be contained separately from other waste at the point of origin.


Waste should be stored in a secure location protected from animals, weather elements, and unintentional human exposure.

Regulated Medical Waste (Special Solid Waste) in Iowa includes:

  • Contaminated sharps, including glass vials containing materials defined as
    infectious, suture needles, hypodermic needles, scalpel blades, and Pasteur pipettes
  • Cultures and stocks of infectious agents; discarded live and attenuated vaccines
  • Blood and blood products
  • Pathological waste
  • Contaminated animal carcasses; body parts and bedding of deliberately infected animals
Our location in Dubuque is


1755 Radford Road
Dubuque, IA

Call Today to Speak With Us:
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am - 5:00pm

The information provided herein is an overview that contains selected highlights of the regulations. Be sure to refer to further information available at the website of your state’s regulatory authority for full details and requirements.
1) Founded in 1989. 2) Based on 2016 data. 3) Based on 2016 data, this includes RCRA and non-RCRA pharmaceutical waste. 4) Based on missed stops report for medical waste YTD through August 2017. 5) Based on June 2016 Commercial General Liability policy with a limit of $1M each occurrence.

* Valid for new service contracts only. Offer includes up to 3 Months FREE medical waste service and/or Steri•SafeSM Compliance Solutions. The maximum value of the 3 Month offer is limited to $3,000 and only applies with a 60 month term of agreement. The maximum value of the 2 Month offer is limited to $2,000 and only applies with a 48 month term of agreement. The maximum value of the 1 Month offer is limited to $1,000 and only applies with a 36 month term of agreement. Requires signed service agreement by 03/31/18 and activation of medical waste service and/or Steri•SafeSM Compliance Solutions account. Offer expires 03/31/18 and is valid for one-time use only. This special offer is nontransferable, cannot be applied across multiple locations, groups or national accounts. Offer cannot be combined with any other discount or special offer. Stericycle reserves the right to charge back to the customer’s account the dollar value of the offer if the medical waste service account is not active for at least 12 months.