Fond du Lac, WI Medical
Waste Disposal

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Fond du Lac Medical Waste Disposal Services

Fond du Lac Medical Waste Disposal. Healthcare Waste Management offers convenient, secure medical waste disposal services in  Wisconsin. Including: medical waste disposal, infectious waste disposal, biohazard waste disposal, sharps container disposal and secure document shredding. Contact us today for a quick, hassle free, customized quote to fit your needs.

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Medical Waste Disposal

We specialize in the removal of infectious waste from your hospital, medical office or private practice.

Contact Healthcare Waste Management Today to find out how we save you Money for medical waste disposal.

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compliance training

Compliance Training

Bloodborne pathogens training, Exposure control plans, Required training, Supplies and More.

Healthcare Waste Management is here to answer all of your questions about the training required by your facility.

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sharps container disposal

Sharps Container Disposal

Healthcare Waste Management is the perfect partner to help with your sharps disposal needs. 

No customer is too big or small for us to help with your safe disposal of needles and sharps. Contact Us Today!

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RCRA & Pharma Waste

Pharmaceutical waste disposal is becoming one of the most important aspects of environmental services.

Healthcare Waste Management can help your facility manage all of your RCRA and pharmaceutical waste. Call Today. 

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document destruction

Document Destruction

To stay within compliance of the increased government regulations, we provide secure paper shredding for your facility or business. 

Our drivers come to your location to set you up with secure locking cabinets or large document carts for safe storage until removal.

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Biohazard Supplies

From Biohazard Boxes & Bins to our replacement sharps container program. We have everything you need. 

In an effort to help our customers better utilize their time, we offer direct supplies delivery at the same time as scheduled services.

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We service all of Wisconsin for your medical waste and biohazard waste disposal needs. Contact Healthcare Waste Management today for a quick medical waste disposal disposal quote. You can reach us at 888-427-5797. 

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Fond du Lac Medical Waste Disposal

Healthcare Waste Management, Inc. services Fond du Lac and the state of Wisconsin for medical and biohazard medical waste disposal fond du lacwaste disposal services including, sharps container disposal, compliance training with bloodborne pathogens certificates, example exposure control plans and online SDS / MSDS portals. We provide document destruction and product destruction services as well.

We Save You Money

This is something you hear almost every company claim, at Healthcare Waste Management we explain the process. In this business there are three or four contact points where a company can do it themselves or hire another company to do it. When you work with a company that owns the entire process, like, Healthcare Waste Management that is how we offer the best pricing. We don’t pay another company to haul, pickup or destroy your waste we do it all.

Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

Fond du Lac got its name because it is at the south end (or bottom) of lake Winnebago. Although at one point it was in the running for the new capital that motion didn’t pass, and Madison was chosen instead. It is no surprise with its great location to Lake Winnebago that Mercury Marine has its world headquarters there. Mercury is the largest maker of outboard motors in the world.  Fond du Lac has produced some great sports players from professional basketball to UFC fighters.

Healthcare Systems

As with any bigger city, Fond du Lac is home to some of the best healthcare systems in the nation like, St. Agnes Hospital, Agnesian Healthcare and Aurora Urgent care. Whatever your need is we have you covered for medical waste disposal services in Fond du Lac from large national chains to local practices we can help.

Fond du Lac, WI Benefits of Using Healthcare Waste Management Services

As the name suggest we are a complete management team of your healthcare medical, biohazard, sharps and other wastes that is regulated. From pickup to destruction, we are the only company that handles your waste.

  1. We own the waste from pickup to destruction, no middleman, means no hidden cost.
  2. Our state-of-the-art processing plants ensure the waste is disposed of as quickly and effectively as possible, with minimum impact to the environment.
  3. With us it is our drivers, our trucks, our processing plants and our insurance. You can imagine the insurance one must have when they own their own processing plants.

Fond du Lac, WI About

Fond du Lac is a city in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 43,021 at the 2010 census. The city forms the core of the United States Census Bureau's Fond du Lac Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all Fond du Lac County (2017 population: 102,548). Fond du Lac is the 342nd largest Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in the United States. The Fond du Lac MSA and the Beaver Dam (city), Wisconsin Micropolitan Statistical Area, form the larger Fond du Lac-Beaver Dam Combined Statistical Area.

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Fond du Lac, WI Resources

City of Fond du Lac

http://www.fdl.wi.gov
160 S Macy St
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935
(920) 322-3407

Fond Du Lac Health Department

http://www.fdlco.wi.gov
160 S Macy Street
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935
(920) 929-3085

Fond du Lac Fire Department

https://www.fdl.wi.gov/fire/
815 S Main St
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935
(920) 322-3800

Fond du Lac Police Department

https://www.fdl.wi.gov/police/
126 N Main St
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935
(920) 906-5555

Agnesian HealthCare

http://www.agnesian.com
430 E Division St
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935
(920) 929-2300

St. Agnes Hospital

https://www.agnesian.com/locations/st-agnes-hospital
430 E Division Street
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54935
(920) 926-8570

Fond du Lac, WI Interesting Information

Fond du Lac is at 43°46′N 88°27′W (43.775, -88.445). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 20.11 square miles, of which, 18.82 square miles is land and 1.29 square miles is water. Fond du Lac lies on the southern shore of Lake Winnebago. The east and west branches of the Fond du Lac River connect in the city and the river then flows into Lake Winnebago near Lakeside Park.

 

 

Fond du Lac, WI Medical Waste FAQ and Related Searches

What is Medical Waste?

Medical waste is healthcare trash that contains infectious or potentially infectious items. It can come from hospitals, medical clinics, veterinary offices, dental clinics, research facilities, or medical laboratories. It can contain blood or other bodily fluids, or it can appear benign, like gloves or gowns.

According to the Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988, it’s defined as any waste created during treatment, testing, immunization, research, or diagnosis of human beings and animals. Examples include sharps like scalpels or needles, tissue, fluids, glassware, swabs, culture dishes, or bandages.

 

What are some Examples of Medical Waste?
  • Expired vaccines
  • Tissue from humans or animals
  • Gowns, gloves, or gauze that may have blood on them
  • Waste from rooms of patients with infectious diseases
  • Needles, scalpels, and broken glass used in procedures
  • Laboratory cultures, stocks, and contaminated culture paraphernalia
  • Bedding from infected animals 
What are the types of medical waste?

The WHO identifies the 8 categories of medical waste as:

  • Infectious waste
  • Sharps waste
  • Pathological waste
  • Chemical waste
  • Cytotoxic waste
  • Pharmaceutical waste
  • Radioactive waste
  • Nonhazardous general waste

Those types cover all the potential varieties and sources of regulated and non-regulated healthcare waste.

Who generates medical waste?

You know hospitals and doctor’s offices create medical waste. But blood banks, dental clinics, and urgent care clinics create it too. Pharmacies, veterinary clinics, medical testing labs, research labs, nursing homes, hotels where patients stay, and funeral homes also create regulated waste.

Even an office building can generate biohazardous waste. Why? Because if someone gets a nosebleed at work and uses a tissue to stop it, they’ve created regulated waste. There was a hotel in Boston, next door to Mass General Hospital, was fined twice for medical waste violations from hotel guests.

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A huge part of the medical waste disposal industry is the handling, transportation, and use of medical waste containers.  From sharps that have been exposed to pathogens such as HIV or HBV, to bio hazardous materials, containers will hold a variety of different wastes holding risks that can be limited with proper handling.  Healthcare Waste […] Read More

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Medical Waste Disposal Service Area

Healthcare Waste Management services the entire state of Wisconsin including the following cities: Milwaukee, Madison, Appleton, Green Bay, Racine, Kenosha, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Oshkosh, Wausau, Waukesha, Janesville, Sheboygan, West Bend, Beloit, West Allis, Fond du Lac, Wauwatosa, Manitowoc and Stevens Point for medical waste and related services.

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