Our Blog | Medical Waste and the Healthcare Industry

As workers in the field of medical waste management, as well as providers and contractors of the healthcare industry at large, we feel a responsibility to do much more than simply provide you with our listed services. Part of our goal as a company is not only to do dangerous jobs, such as biohazard waste disposal, but also to help increase understanding of these services as together we strive for more efficient and sustainable practices. We strive to provide you with information and posts from the medical and pharmaceutical industries that can help inform your decisions, not just on medical waste but on the healthcare industry more broadly.

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Stop Vaping! Get Informed First.

There is a VAPING CRISIS currently underway! A new, swiftly manifesting, life threatening illness has been linked to Vaping. Are you at risk? Put down the e-cigarette and get some information before putting it back in your mouth. As of October 1st, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (the CDC)...
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PRE-TAT Cream is Being Recalled Due to Risk of Infection

Ridge Properties, LLC, issued a recall of 4% lidocaine topical cream & liquid gel products like PRE-TAT and SUPERIOR Pain and Itch Relief, sold at the consumer level. The products are being recalled due to Microbiological Contamination and Superpotency. These products are used as a topical anesthetic and are packaged...
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ANOTHER Recall?? More Blood Pressure Meds Taken Off The Market.

"Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging, LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Losartan Potassium Tablets, USP, 25mg, 50mg, And 100mg Due to The Detection of Trace Amounts Of N-Nitroso N-Methyl 4-Amino Butyric Acid (NMBA) Impurity Found in The Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)". We have been following recall notices about blood pressure drugs valsartan...
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New Year, Old Crisis: The Opioid Epidemic in 2019

The opioid crisis is still one of the most critical public health challenges of our time period. The death toll is still rising. An estimated 130 people are dying from opioid-related overdose every day. The Department of Health and Human Services released a plan for dealing with the opioid crisis...
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Medical and Pharmaceutical News at MedWaste Management

Our stories concern a wide variety of topics within the medical industry, from long-term crises to the most recent developments. Our blog is dedicated to staying on top of the news as it pertains to medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and even over-the-counter drugs that are in a state of recall. We are, after all, a medical waste company, and we make it our business to keep our customers and the public at large informed to make sure they stay safe when potentially exposed to dangerous materials. The purpose of our posts is to spread awareness and to encourage sustainable and safe biohazard waste disposal habits.

Medical Waste Disposal at MedWaste Management

We make it our business to ensure that you have all the resources and information that you need to make smart decisions regarding medical materials and practices. This is only one of our many outstanding services. Call us today with any questions or to get more information about how we can take care of your medical waste disposal.