Managing PPE Disposal in the Workplace

Stericycle offers simple, safe, and scalable solutions to dispose of used personal protective equipment (PPE) and testing materials from businesses of all sizes, helping to reduce the risk of the spread of COVID-19.

PPE Disposal Solutions for the “New” Normal

Keeping Your Employees and Customers Safe During the COVID-19 Pandemic

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, many employees are wearing personal protective equipment (PPE), such as masks and gloves, in the work environment. Some companies are requiring on-site testing of employees before they enter the workplace. Out of an abundance of caution, many employers are seeking medical waste disposal solutions for collecting and disposing of used PPE and testing materials.

Proper Disposal Of PPE for Covid-19

We offer simple, safe, and scalable solutions that adapt to your changing needs. Our PPE Waste Pick-up or Mail back options help to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 within the workplace for businesses of all sizes and industries. Our national footprint allows for the rapid mobilization and flexibility required to effectively serve your business.

Regulatory Expertise to handle Covid-19 Waste

We are leading experts in medical waste and compliance, with best practices to help you promote a safe and healthy environment for employees and customers.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Knowledge Center

Access the latest COVID-19 guidance, regulatory updates, our response, and valuable resources, such as our packaging guidelines and webinars.

Learn more by visiting our Coronavirus (COVID-19) Knowledge Center.

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Why Stericycle?

Your Single Nationwide Partners

We manage all healthcare regulated waste streams, and offer related compliance support such as training and educational materials. Our network of localized team members across the country maintain a 97% on-time pickup rate.1

Your Risk Reduction Experts

Our Regulatory Affairs team under Environmental Health & Safety keeps up to date with regulatory changes and engages with federal, provincial, and local agencies as needed to help keep our customers informed and compliant.

Your Sustainability Champion

In 2023, Stericycle recycled 906 million pounds of paper, incinerated 55 million pounds of pharmaceutical waste, and helped our customers divert 101 million pounds of plastic from landfills by using reusable sharps and pharmaceutical waste containers rather than single-use containers.1

1. Source: Stericycle data, 2023.

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