Safe SHARPS Removal Service
Service Currently Only Available In Ontario and Newfoundland and Labrador
People using needles, blades and other SHARPs need a way to safely dispose of them. Without a convenient way to safely dispose of needles and blades, people may throw them in the garbage, or on the ground. Improperly disposing needles, syringes, blades and other SHARPS may pose a risk of accidental pricks, and a significant health and safety risk.
The Importance Of Orkin Canada’s SHARPS Removal Services
Why Needles Are Used In A Public Setting
There are many medical conditions that involve the use of needles to deliver medication; diabetes is the most common, but sufferers of cancer or arthritis may also require injections.
Dangers Of Not Having A SHARPS Bin Service
- Unsafe for employees, cleaners/custodial staff and customers/property visitors
- Dangerous pokes or cuts from disposed needles can result in: tetanus, hepatitis B and C, and HIV
Benefits Of A SHARPS Bin Removal Service
- A safe place for disposal of needles and other SHARPS.
- Safety for your employees and customers.
- Professional service by a provider means less risk of cross contamination or blood borne illnesses.
- Our SHARPS containers are leak-proof, puncture-resistant and labelled with a universal biohazard symbol.
- Most facilities are not well equipped and trained to deal with biohazard waste. Orkin Canada’s service specialists are professionally trained to safely dispose of any biohazard waste.
- Waste is safely disposed of through government regulated facilities with our Government Registered Service.
Commonly Disposed SHARPS Materials
- Suture Needles
- X-Acto Knives
- Boxcutter Blades
- Razor Blades
Industries That Commonly Use SHARPS Materials
There are a variety of industries that could benefit from Orkin Canada’s safe SHARPS Bin Removal Services, but certain industries use SHARPS materials daily making the use of safe SHARPS disposal a necessity. These industries can include:
- Healthcare (Hospitals, Long-Term Care Homes, Dental Clinics, Veterinary Clinics, Cosmetic Surgery Clinics, Laboratory Facilities, Acupuncture Clinics)
- Multi-Family Buildings (Community Housing Facilities)
- Pharmaceutical Industry (Retail Pharmacy Locations)
- Tattoo Parlours
- Restaurants & Food Service (Fine Dining Restaurants, Quick Service/Fast Food Restaurants, Bars, Pubs,
- Parks and Recreational Areas
- Barber Shops And Salons
- Retail Stores
- Hospitality Industry (Hotels, Motels, Hostels)
Let Orkin Canada Help You Maintain A SHARPS Free Space
Orkin Canada’s SHARPS removal service provides the convenience and safety needed to protect your customers and staff from the dangers associated with improperly disposed needles, blades and other used SHARPS. Whether you are looking for a safe space where customers can have access to needle disposal (both diabetic needle disposal and syringe needle disposal) and blade disposal services or you are simply trying to maintain your washroom space, our SHARPS removal bin service is there to help you.
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