Manitowoc, WI Medical
Waste Disposal

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Manitowoc Medical Waste Disposal Services

Manitowoc 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

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

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

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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Manitowoc Medical Waste Disposal

We service Manitowoc and the entire state of Wisconsin for medical waste disposal and related services, document medical waste disposal manitowocshredding, sharps disposal, biohazard waste and compliance training get your bloodborne pathogens certificates for your employees, exposure control plans and more.

We Save You Money

We save you money by owning the medical waste transportation trucks that pick up your waste, we employ the drivers that come to your facility and we own the destruction plants that treat your medical waste. But cutting out every ‘middle-man’ we can streamline the process to make it as effective as possible and thus cutting-cost, which we then pass those savings onto our customers.

About Manitowoc

Manitowoc Wisconsin is located almost as far east as you can get in Wisconsin. The Manitowoc river runs into Lake Michigan. The river starts its journey almost 36 miles away and eventually flows into Lake Michigan in the city of Manitowoc.

Manitowoc has a long history in the trades and manufacturing business its first reported trading post was the Northwest Fur Company established in 1795. Today Manitowoc is home to many diverse companies like Lakeside Foods Company and Burger Boat Company which builds 2-3 yachts a year out of Manitowoc.

Healthcare Systems

In Manitowoc the healthcare systems include Holy Family Memorial Medical Center and Aurora Health Care and dozens if not hundreds of health clinics throughout the county. One thing for sure, if you need medical attention in Manitowoc there are plenty of qualified providers to cover your needs.

Manitowoc, 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.

Manitowoc, WI About

Manitowoc is a city in and the county seat of Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, United States. The city is located on Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Manitowoc River. According to the 2010 census, Manitowoc had a population of 33,736, with over 50,000 residents in the surrounding communities.

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Manitowoc, WI Resources

Manitowoc City Hall

https://www.manitowoc.org/Facilities/Facility/Details/City-Hall-37
900 Quay St.
Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54220
(920) 686-6950

Manitowoc Fire Department

https://www.manitowoc.org/24/Fire
900 Quay Street
Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54220
(920) 686-6540

Manitowoc Police Department

https://www.manitowoc.org/17/Police
910 Jay Street
Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54220
(920) 686-6500

Holy Family Memorial

https://www.hfmhealth.org
2300 Western Ave
Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54221
(920) 320-2011

Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County

https://www.aurorahealthcare.org/locations/hospital/aurora-medical-center-in-manitowoc-county
5000 Memorial Dr
Two Rivers, Wisconsin 54241
920-794-5000

Bellin Health Manitowoc

https://care.bellin.org/location/bellin-health-manitowoc-manitowoc-54220
3415 Custer St Ste D
Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54220
(920) 652-9310

Manitowoc, WI Interesting Information

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 17.99 square miles, of which 17.63 square miles is land and 0.36 square miles is water.

The city is located at 44°5′47″N 87°40′30″W, on Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Manitowoc River. The nearest other cities are Green Bay, 40 miles away, Sheboygan 28 miles away, Appleton 47 miles away, and Milwaukee 80 miles away. Together with Two Rivers and the surrounding towns, the Manitowoc micropolitan area was, according to the 2000 census, home to 52,197 people. The city forms the core of the United States Census Bureau's Manitowoc Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Manitowoc County (2000 population: 82,887).

 

 

Manitowoc, 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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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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