About: GIC Sharps Container Disposal Kitchener Ontario
GIC Sharps Disposal Kitchener Ontario is crucial step in preventing a major spread of diseases.
Any biohazardous material that can puncture skin and is contaminated with bodily fluids is considered sharps waste. The department of occupational safety and health administration (OSHA) in the U.S. estimates 5.6 million healthcare workers that are handling medical equipment such as needles, syringes, and scalpels are at risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens from sharps-related injuries.
It is crucial for doctors, medical clinics, hospitals, veterinary practices and other medical related facilities to dispose of contaminated medical sharps waste safely.
Sharps must be properly disposed of to prevent the spread of bloodborne diseases to healthcare workers and the general public.
Sharps container disposal companies and waste disposal companies sterilize sharps in an autoclave by using high pressure for 15-20 minutes to “deactivate” all bacteria and viruses on any material.
Another method to sterilize sharps is to use is an incinerator, which uses high temperature to convert organic substances contained in the waste materials. This treatment is more typically used on chemotherapy sharps waste.
GIC Sharps Disposal Kitchener Ontario gives you access to the best sharps disposal containers in the industry. As a a leader in medical waste management services in Canada we provide all types of waste containers, waste disposal bags and other waste management products.
Just as we provide the latest safe sharps disposal containers, we also provide sharps container disposal services.
GIC Medical Disposal also provides pharmaceutical waste removal, chemical waste removal and all kinds of biomedical waste removal services.
Every clinic’s situation is different. We take time to customize our sharps container disposal services to suit your operation. Whether you want monthly service or daily service, we can accommodate your schedule. If you want to arrange pick-ups on a per-call basis, that can be arranged as well.
GIC Medical Disposal’s customized approach to sharps container disposal has allowed us to cut out superfluous activities. We provide exactly the service you need at a lower cost than you may expect.
Our medical waste disposal specialists are rigorously trained in the latest compliance laws. As part of our service, we provide full consultation and training for your staff so you are always compliant with provincial and national waste disposal regulations.
Our medical waste disposal containers have the highest safety ratings. But that is not enough to keep you in compliance. Your sharps container disposal procedures also have to be compliant with regulations. As part of our sharps disposal services we will help your staff set up all procedures including the paperwork.
We are committed to providing maximum safety for your staff, patients as well as the community. We always use environmentally sustainable practices. It is our top priority to ensure that your staff is protected from accidents and your patients and the general public are always safe