FLORIDA MEDICAL WASTE SERVICES AND OSHA COMPLIANCE TRAINING

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MediWaste offers full-service medical waste management services throughout the entire state of Florida, including but not limited to: Jacksonville, Miami, Sarasota, Tallahassee and Tampa.

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Florida EPA State Definitions

Classifications of Waste

Biomedical waste includes pathological waste, biological waste, cultures and stocks of infectious agents, contaminated animal carcasses, sharps, chemotherapy waste, and discarded medical equipment and parts.

Types of Wastes

  • Pathological waste
  • Biological waste
  • Cultures and stocks of infectious agents
  • Contaminated animal carcasses, body parts, their bedding
  • Sharps
  • Chemotherapy waste
  • Discarded medical equipment and parts

Storage Requirements

Biomedical waste shall be contained in a manner and location which provides protection from animals, rain and wind, does not provide a breeding place or food source for insects and rodents, and minimizes exposure to the public. Biomedical waste shall be stored in leakproof, rigid (and for sharps: puncture resistant) containers and securely closed before transportation. The containers must be labeled with the universal biohazard symbol and the word “biohazard” so that it is readily visible from any lateral direction.

Florida State Resources

Florida Department of Health Biomedical Waste Program

  • 4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin A-08
    Tallahassee, FL 32399
  • 850-245-4250

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

  • 3900 Commonwealth Boulevard M.S. 49
    Tallahassee, FL 32399
  • 850-245-2118

Florida Department of State Administrative Code and Register

  • R.A. Gray Building 500 South Bronough Street
    Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250
  • 850-245-6270

Florida Healthcare Environmental Resource Center

This site provides pollution prevention and compliance assistance information for the healthcare sector. It is intended to be a comprehensive resource, covering all the varieties of hospital wastes, and all the rules that apply to them, including both federal regulations and the specific rules that apply in your state.

Click here to visit the Florida Healthcare Evironmental Resource Center

Florida Online Osha Compliance Program

MediWaste offers online OSHA Compliance training focusing on Florida State OSHA guidelines.

We understand the importance of saving you money without sacrificing service. MediWaste Disposal will be your partner in your medical waste management program by being a low-cost provider of medical waste disposal and OSHA training services.