Many pharmaceuticals have ingredients with characteristics that cause them to be designated as hazardous waste when disposed because they are flammable, corrosive, toxic, etc. New federal regulations now require that a permitted hazardous waste transporter collect hazardous waste pharmaceuticals. MWaste can coordinate collections service for these types of pharmaceuticals.
MWaste can help you get information and resources to manage your pharmaceutical waste safely and can help establish a pharmaceutical waste management program.
MWaste can provide service for:
When it comes to safely ad permanently destroying medications, the facts can be a little less clear. We’ll keep it simple – it’s not destroyed if it’s not Deterra®.
PERMANENTLY DESTROY DRUGS WITH DETERRA
Prevention is about more than dispensing less; it’s about properly removing the excess supply of medications that exists. Deterra is the only at-home disposal product that has been comprehensively tested by an independent laboratory. It is a safe and environmentally sound solution for the permanent destruction of prescription and over the counter medication.