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MediWaste offers full-service medical waste management services throughout the entire state of Illinois, including but not limited to: Chicago, Aurora, Rockford, Schaumburg and Naperville.

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Illinois EPA State Definitions

Classifications of Waste

What is potentially infectious medical waste (PIMW)? Potentially Infectious Medical Waste (PIMW) is waste generated in connection with:

  • The diagnosis, treatment (i.e., provision of medical services), or immunization of human beings or animals;
  • Research pertaining to the provision of medical services; or
  • The production or testing of biological waste

Types of Wastes

  • Cultures and stocks;
  • Human pathological wastes;
  • Human blood and blood products;
  • Used sharps;
  • Animal waste;
  • Isolation waste;
  • Unused sharps.

Storage Requirements

  • 45 degrees F if stored more than 72hrs
  • Cannot be stored more than 30 days regardless of temp
  • Labeled as biohazard with int’l symbol

Full a full list download this helpful “Summary of Regulatory Requirements” .pdf from the Illinois EPA.

Illinois State Resources

Illinois EPA Headquarters

  • 1021 North Grand Avenue East
    Springfield, IL 62794
  • (217) 782-3397

Illinois Department of Health

  • 535 West Jefferson Street
    Springfield, IL 62761
  • (217) 782-4977

Chamber of Commerce

  • 300 South Wacker Drive
    Chicago, IL 60606
  • (312) 983-7100

Illinois 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 Illinois Healthcare Evironmental Resource Center

Illinois Online Osha Compliance Program

MediWaste offers online OSHA Compliance training focusing on Illinois 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.