Services Offered

Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal

Superb Medical services any type of pharmaceutical waste disposal.  Pickups are available daily, weekly, monthly, bi-monthly, and more.

Pharmaceutical Waste Management

Pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) are a wide range of chemicals that includes prescription and over-the-counter drugs, veterinary drugs, nutritional supplements, diagnostic agents, and consumer products like fragrances, cosmetics, and sunscreen agents.

These products are used for personal health or cosmetic reasons, and are administered orally, topically, or through injection, both to humans and pets, and can be obtained with a prescription or purchased over-the-counter.

Pharmaceutical waste causes many environmental issues that need to be taken seriously. Proper case of pharmaceutical wastes in both clinical and household settings is important.

Risks of Improper Pharmaceutical Waste Management

Improper disposal of pharmaceutical agents can result in the release of harmful substances into the environment. Examples of incorrect drug disposal methods include flushing them down the toilet, washing them down the sink, or throwing them away with regular trash.

This isn’t just a hospital related issue, this is a super important issue within households. Leaving unused of addictive medication in a patient’s home rather than disposing of them properly can increase the chance that a family member could abuse them and fall victim to possible addictiveness of these drugs.

Complete and Compliant Pharmaceutical Removal Service

We offer a full pharmaceutical waste removal service, which includes collection, transportation, and treatment of pharmaceutical waste. We are up to date and follow all local laws and regulations.

Please seek a local option to manage your pharmaceutical waste rather than committing to improper management of medical waste.

The Types of Pharmaceutical Waste

Non-Hazardous Pharmaceutical Waste

Non-hazardous pharmaceutical waste is considered expired or unused over-the-counter drugs or medications that are not defined as hazardous according to the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA).

These types of pharmaceutical waste are collected using special containers that are colored white and blue, and are labeled specifically for incineration.

Hazardous Pharmaceutical Waste

Pharmaceutical waste that is considered hazardous under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) includes expired or unused over-the-counter drugs and medications.

These must be placed in a black container specifically designed for hazardous waste management.

Examples of Pharmaceutical Waste We Manage

Our pharmaceutical waste disposal services cover a range of items, such as:

  • Expired and unused medications
  • Over-the-counter drugs and prescription medications
  • Controlled substances
  • Pharmaceutical containers, vials, and ampules
  • Contaminated syringes and needles
  • Aerosol inhalers and nebulizer solutions
  • Any items contaminated with pharmaceutical substances

Personalized Waste Management Plans

Feel free to give us a call to discuss what your potential needs might be. We can create a personalized waste management plan just for you. Depend on our commitment to safety and efficiency for any of your pharmaceutical waste disposal needs.