Are Reusable Sharps Containers Right For You?

When handling medical waste, safety comes first. Using a sharps container gives you ample protection to make sure no one harms themselves with something sharp. A reusable sharps container has many benefits including being cost-efficient, better for the environment, and having more safety features. First, let’s talk about what a reusable sharps container is. Just […]

How Do We Dispose of Medical Waste?

  So you know how to properly handle medical waste, and you understand how important it is to ensure it is done properly due to the grave risks. You recognize the various types of waste and the different considerations that come with them. At this point, you may be wondering what happens to the medical […]

Medical Waste Handling: Safe Practices In The Workplace

It may come as no surprise to anyone that medical waste poses a special hazard to those who come into contact with it. Direct exposure can result in serious issues. Extra care must be taken when dealing with medical waste and proper safety practices are essential. While it is generally assumed that most people handling […]

Medical Waste For At Home Care

Watching a loved one succumb to illness can be one of the most heartbreaking experiences to go through. Sometimes they are able to undergo treatment or recovery at home where they can be more comfortable. Home Healthcare and Hospice providers are essential partners in today’s healthcare environment. This will result in some form of a […]

How To Safely Handle Bloody Bandages

How To Safely Handle Bloody Bandages Everyone has to use a bandage once in a while. For many, the most they’ll need is a small injury bandage to cover something minor like a paper cut. In the case of serious injury, you would need larger, or perhaps more, bandages. These bandages can easily get covered […]

Medical Waste Disposal For Veterinarians

Medical Waste Disposal For Veterinarians Medical facilities don’t only exist for human use. Our furry, feathered, and scaled companions all require medical treatment, and medical treatment leads to medical waste. Just like with human medical waste, proper disposal is critical for safety and legal reasons. Fortunately a professional medical waste company like AMS MedWaste can […]

Making Homemade Hand Sanitizer

Making Homemade Hand Sanitizer One of the best ways to protect yourself and limit the spread of COVID-19 is washing your hands. However, doing so can be difficult when you’re on the go, so that’s where hand sanitizer comes in handy. Since hand sanitizer is in high demand, it is possible that you might not […]

What You Should Do With Old Medications

What You Should Do With Old Medications Everybody ends up with some manner of expired medication in the old cabinet sooner or later. For some they may not see it as a big deal, leaving them to sit for years and years. Others like to clear out old things when it is time. But there […]

How To Dispose Of Your Face Mask

How To Dispose Of Your Face Mask With many of us protecting ourselves, our friends, and neighbors by wearing face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19, there comes the question of how to safely dispose of them. Unfortunately many people have taken to throwing them away like common trash when it is time to […]

How Masks Help Fight Covid-19

How Masks Help Fight Covid-19 By this point we’ve all heard over and over again that wearing a mask will help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Despite the never ending amount of times people hear this, some either still don’t bother wearing one, or do so in a manner that is incorrect, effectively rendering them […]