Schenectady New York

Medical Waste Disposal Services

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    Schenectady New York

    Medical Waste Disposal Services

    We will give you the best price for an on call or set scheduled pickup.

    Serving Schenectady New York’s Sharps Disposal Needs

    AdvoWaste, a leading medical waste company in Schenectady New York, maintains full certification with OSHA in addition to complying with all NY state and local regulations. Our expertise and professionalism ensure that your regulated medical waste (RMW) in western New York is disposed of and treated in the proper manner and on your schedule.

    The State of New York provides regulatory oversight for medical waste management, including all aspects of handling, storage, treatment and disposal within the state. The New York State Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of Environmental Consideration (DEC) jointly administer the state’s RMW program, each focusing on different responsibilities.

    AdvoWaste Medical Schenectady has been servicing nursing and funeral homes labs, private practices, multi-doctor medical centers, dental practices, hospitals, tattoo and piercing salons, and any other business where medical and medical radioactive waste needs legal and safe disposal since 2009.

    AdvoWaste Medical is regulated by the New York State Department of Health and the New York Department of Environmental Consideration, the (DOH and DEC respectively) work together to share appropriate technologies in order for all RMW (Raw Medical Waste) facilities like ours to be at the cutting edge of safe handling. In addition, AdvoWaste Medical is proud to meet or exceed the OSHA standards and is recertified yearly. On our website, you can view our compliance records with OSHA regulations. We offer a portal directing you to the actual results at OSHA right from within our site.

    AdvoWaste Medical Services serves the Schenectady area medical and radiological, and pathogen disposal and handling company and what distinguishes us from the few others are our commitment to the highest levels of professionalism and safety.
    We are licensed, certified, and insured to handle your medical and bioradiological and chemotherapeutic waste daily, weekly, or any schedule which is best for you. Some of the items we handle are chemotherapy waste, used lancets, cultures and swabs, biopsy waste, pathological waste, used surgical garments, including TyVek and instruments, red bags for sharps, and pharmaceutical waste. These materials are treated with the utmost discretion and safety in mind, as this is AdvoWaste’s top priority.

    AdvoWaste will work with you to make a service plan which best suits your needs, both in service and in time. For new small businesses, we are happy to tailor our plans to your needs without any long-term commitment. We will also work with you to provide solutions for your own business to efficiently and easily deal with exceeding safety compliance standards.

     

     

    Don’t see your facility type on the list? Contact us at (716) 205­3793 to find out how we can provide the medical waste disposal service you need.

    Schenectady New York Medical Waste Resources

    Department of Health
    Regulated Medical Waste Program
    Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
    Albany, NY 12237
    518­402­7500
    rmwp@health.ny.gov
    Website
    Department of Environmental Consideration
    Division of Materials Management, Bureau of Permitting and Planning
    625 Broadway
    Albany, NY 12233­7260
    (518) 402­8678
    swmfprogram@dec.ny.gov
    Website

    State Regulated Medical Waste Definitions

    New York’s Public Health Law 1389 includes any waste produced by the diagnosis, treatment or immunization of human beings or animals. The law includes five subcategories: cultures and stocks; human pathological wastes; human blood and blood products; sharps waste; and animal waste.

    AdvoWaste specializes in the disposal of waste in each category, serving as your facility’s one-stop shop for regulated medical waste removal.

    New York Medical Waste Disposal Resources

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    Schenectady, New York, its name derived from the Mohawk word for “Beyond the Pines”, skahnéhtati , is the county seat of Schenectady County and was settled by the Dutch in the mid-1600’s. Connected to the Erie Canal by way of the Mohawk River, Schenectady grew quickly despite Albany keeping them out of the fur trade. Worldwide companies such as General Electric and ALCO were formed in Schenectady.

    A friendly city with much to see, Schenectady is another great place in the state of New York.

    We serve Albany, Buffalo, New Rochelle, Rochester, Schenectady, Syracuse, Utica, Yonkers and more. Call us now.