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Business Sharps & Biohazard Waste

Are needles, syringes or lancets used as a part of your business? Waste Commission of Scott County provides small businesses with the tools and programs to properly dispose of sharps and biohazard waste. Our goal is to help businesses take what's toxic out of the trash through our easy, convenient and affordable Business Disposal for Sharps and Biohazard Waste Program.

Business Disposal for Sharps and Biohazard Waste Program

Waste Commission of Scott County makes disposal safe, convenient and affordable for business in just 3 easy steps.

  1. Pick up sharps and biohazard containers from our Hazardous Material Facility;
  2. Place full sharps containers into the biohazard box for safe storage;
  3. Call our Hazardous Material Facility to make an appointment for drop off.

All business-generated biohazard waste and sharps will be autoclaved/sterilized, compacted, and sent to a medial waste landfill to be disposed of properly.

Acceptable Items:

  • Sharps & Sharps Containers
  • Needles
  • Syringes
  • Lancets
  • Latex Gloves
  • Contaminated Towels
  • Other Biohazard Waste
 Fees:
Package 1- $50/box
Includes 30 gallon biohazard box with liner and disposal.

Package2- $90/ package
Includes 30 gallon biohazard box with liner, 8 two gallon sharps containers and disposal.

Individual
Purchase of single two gallon sharps container- $7/ container
Disposal of single two gallon sharps container- $8/ container


For more information about our Business Disposal for Sharps and Biohazard Waste Program, contact Spencer Brothersen, Special Waste Coordinator, at 563-381-1300.
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