Why Choose Advo Medical Waste Disposal Company?
If your current local medical waste disposal service in Arkansas doesn’t provide top notch service with the best pricing, then it’s time to switch to Advo medical waste disposal company. Here are some reasons why:
See how Advo Medical Waste Disposal beats the competition in Arkansas.
1. Superior Service
Our service is better than the competition. We offer quick and prompt medical waste pickup services with the flexibility you need to meet your needs.
2. Guaranteed Lower Prices
We guarantee to save you at least 30% off of your current local medical waste disposal service in Arkansas. We will provide you with an accurate price with a quick over the phone quote.
3. Simple Invoicing With No Hidden Fees
Our invoices are clear and easy to understand. We'll never hit you with any unexpected surcharges, environmental fees or administration fees. We guarantee that the price we quote you will be accurate.
4. Full Compliance With all Arkansas State and Federal Medical Waste Regulations
Advo Waste is a fully licensed and insured medical waste disposal company, and we guarantee to remain in 100% full compliance. Our highly skilled staff can conduct a compliance review of your facility as well as train your employees in proper handling and disposing of medical waste in your office.
5. Professional and Responsive Service Staff
All of our employees are highly trained and certified in handling and disposing of your medical waste and sharps. They have passed background checks and are subject to random drug tests to ensure that we have the highest quality employees.
6. Our Money-Back Guarantee
If you’re not happy with our service, we promise to make it right or we’ll refund your service fee.
Types of Medical Waste We Handle
Cultures and stocks of infectious agents
Discarded medical equipment and parts
AR Medical Waste Classifications
Biomedical waste includes needles / sharps, chemotherapy waste, pathological waste, biological waste, cultures and stocks of infectious agents, discarded medical equipment and parts and more.
Storage of Medical Waste
Biomedical waste is contained in a manner and location which provides protection from animals, the weather, does not provide a breeding place for insects or rodents, and minimizes any exposure to the public. The containers shall be labeled with the biohazard symbol so that it is readily visible from any direction. Biomedical waste must be stored in rigid containers leak proof containers and securely closed before transportation.
Information About Arkansas
Arkansas is the 33rd most populated state in the US and is the 29th largest by area. It is located in the southeastern region of the US and it’s name is derived from the Quapaw Indians. The state’s geography is diverse and ranges from the Arkansas Timberlands which is densely forested land to the mountainous Ouachita and Ozark Mountains. In addition, they also have eastern lowlands along the Arkansas Delta and Mississippi River. The name “Arkansas” is a french pronunciation of a Quapaw word which translates to “people of the south wind.” Arkansas borders Texas on the southwest, Oklahoma on the west, Mississippi and Tennessee a east and Missouri in the north. There are two distinct parts of Arkansas, the lowlands in the southeastern section and the highlands in the northwestern section. Arkansas has many lakes, reservoirs and rivers within its border and is also home to many caves, such as Blanchard Springs Caverns. The climate is a humid subtropical one and is close enough to the Gulf of Mexico to have it’s weather influenced by this large body of water. Arkansas is known for it’s frequent storms and extreme weather, which includes tornadoes, hail, thunderstorms and ice storms.
Little Rock is Arkansas’s capital city. There are approximately 2,800,000 residents in Arkansas, according to the US Census Bureau. Similar to other southern states in the bible belt, the majority of religious people in the state are predominantly Protestant. In the early days, agriculture and fur trading were major industries in the state. Today the state is the largest producer in the US of turkeys, rice and broilers. Tourism is also important to the Arkansas economy, and the state has 52 state parks. Many cities have festivals which draw tourists to their culture, such as Ozark Folk Festival, Kin Biscuit Blues Festival and Tonitown Grape Festival.
The most populous city, and capital, of Arkansas is Little Rock. Little Rock is the seventy-fifth largest city in the United States. Fort Smith is the second largest city in the state. Arkansas is nicknamed the “Natural State” referencing its abundant natural resources and wildlife. Arkansas’ state motto is “Regnat Populus,” or “The People Rule,” and it can be found inscribed in a scroll on the state seal of Arkansas.
Arkansas is home to a variance of social and political impacts. Former President Bill Clinton hails from Arkansas. The Little Rock Nine attempted to attend high school in 1957 after integration legislation was passed, and the group was met with hostile force causing President Eisenhower to send military troops to Little Rock. In the latter part of the twentieth century Arkansas became home to refugees from all around the globe including Cuba.
Types of Hazardous Waste
- Cultures and stocks of infectious agents
- Pathological waste
- Sharps that have been used in human or animal patient care or in medical, research, or industrial laboratories
- Contaminated animal carcasses, body parts, and bedding of animals that were exposed to infectious agents during research
- Any discarded preparations made from genetically altered living organisms and their products
- Waste human blood and products of blood
- Wastes from human or animal patient care, surgery or autopsy that were in contact with infectious agents
- Laboratory wastes from medical, pathological, pharmaceutical, or other research
- Dialysis wastes that were in contact with the blood of patients undergoing hemodialysis
- Discarded medical equipment and parts that were in contact with infectious agents
- Biological waste and discarded materials contaminated with blood, excretion
- Such other waste material that results from the administration of medical care to a patient whether human or animal by a health care provider and is found by the director in consultation with the division of public health services or state veterinarian to pose a threat to human health or the environment due to its infectious nature.
Cities We Service in Arkansas
Little Rock, Fort Smith, Fayetteville, Springdale, Jonesboro, North Little Rock, Conway, Rogers, Pine Bluff, Bentonville, Hot Springs, Benton, Texarkana, Sherwood, Jacksonville, Russellville, Bella Vista, West Memphis, Paragould, Cabot, Searcy, Van Buren, El Dorado, Maumelle, Bryant, Blytheville, Forrest City and more.
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