WISCONSIN MEDICAL WASTE SERVICES AND OSHA COMPLIANCE TRAINING

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OUR WISCONSIN SERVICE AREAS

MediWaste offers full-service medical waste management services throughout the entire state of Wisconsin, including but not limited to: Kenosha, Madison, Milwaukee, Racine and Waukesha.

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Wisconsin EPA State Definitions

Classifications of Waste

Infectious waste: waste defined as solid waste that has the potential to transmit disease. Infectious waste is also known as biohazardous waste, red bag waste or regulated medical waste.

Types of Wastes

Infectious waste means solid waste that contains pathogens with sufficient virulence and in sufficient quantity that exposure of a susceptible human or animal to the solid waste could cause the human or animal to contract an infectious disease. Sharps, Human tissue, Human blood and body fluids, microbiological laboratory waste, and tissue, blood or body fluids from animals carrying a zoonotic infectious agent.

Storage Requirements

The storage area shall be kept clean and impermeable to liquids. Carpeted areas or wooden floors may not be used in storage areas. The area may only contain infectious wastes and their containers. It must be designated within a room. The storage area shall be in an enclosed building, container or vehicle so that infectious waste is not exposed to weather. Access to the infectious waste shall be limited to authorized personnel. Nuisance conditions shall be prevented from developing. Appropriate measures shall be taken to prevent odors, including refrigerating the infectious waste below 42 degrees Fahrenheit until treated. Containers shall be removed and emptied at least every 90 days.

 

Wisconsin State Resources

Department of Health Services

  • 1 West Wilson Street
    Madison, WI 53703
  • 608-266-1865

Wisconsin Medical Society

  • 330 East Lakeside Street
    Madison, WI 53715
  • 866-442-3800

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

  • 101 South Webster Street PO Box 7921
    Madison, WI 53707-7921
  • 608-266-2621

Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin Healthcare Evironmental Resource Center

Wisconsin Online Osha Compliance Program

MediWaste offers online OSHA Compliance training focusing on Wisconsin 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.