So How is Medical Waste Disposed of in Los Angeles?

By following California’s Medical Waste Management Act (MWMP), your facility is not only staying compliant, but is also helping the environment.

The waste generated is first sterilized by pressurized steamers and shredded which end up looking like this:


Once at this stage, it is safe enough to be combined with our regular solid waste. This ensures that no sharps are reused, no human or animal gets sick from contamination, and that the soil, water and environment are also not contaminated.

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