Mississippi Medical Services Offered


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MediWaste offers full-service medical waste management services throughout the entire state of Mississippi, including but not limited to: Biloxi, Florence, Hattiesburg, Jackson and Southaven.

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Mississippi EPA State Definitions

Classifications of Waste

“Medical Waste” is defined as all waste generated in direct patient care or in diagnostic or research areas that is non-infectious but aesthetically repugnant if found in the environment.

Types of Wastes

Wastes resulting from the care of patients and animals, cultures and stocks of agents used in laboratories, blood and blood products such as serum and plasma, pathological wastes, contaminated carcasses, body parts, all discarded sharps (e.g. hypodermic needles, syringes, broken glass, scalpel blades) which have come in contact with infectious agents.

Storage Requirements

The Mississippi State Department of Health regulates the on-site storage and management of medical waste and infectious medical waste through the “Adopted Standards for the Regulation of Medical Waste in Health Care Facilities Licensed by the Mississippi State Department of Health”. For more specific information on these standards, contact the Health Facilities Licensure and Certification Division of that agency at (601) 576-7300. For information on the regulation of commercial management of medical wastes, contact the Solid Waste Management Branch at the MDEQ at (601) 961-5171.

Mississippi State Resources

State Medical Association

  • 408 West Parkway Place
    Ridgeland, MS 39157
  • (601) 853-6733

Department of Health

  • 570 East Woodrow Wilson Drive
    Jackson, MS 39216
  • (601) 576-7400

Environmental Quality

  • 515 E. Amite Street
    Jackson, MS 39201
  • (601) 961-5171

Mississippi 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 Mississippi Healthcare Evironmental Resource Center

Mississippi Online Osha Compliance Program

MediWaste offers online OSHA Compliance training focusing on Mississippi 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.