Medical Waste Disposal for Veterinary Practices

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Medical Waste of America provides regulated medical waste disposal for the rapidly growing veterinary services industry. Let us help you manage the many waste streams of a busy vet practice, whether it be sharps, pharmaceuticals, or pathological wastes. MWA offers environmentally responsible and safe transport and treatment of medical waste to insure compliance with federal, state and local regulations. Our strong commitment to regulatory compliance protects our employees as well as our customers.

What We Do

MWA provides a full spectrum of environmentally-conscious, compliant, and cost-effective medical waste management and disposal services for your veterinary practice. We tailor a solution to the unique needs of your practice.

Some of the services we provide include:

  • Sharps Waste Disposal: All devices with points and edges that can puncture lacerate or cut, used in a variety of veterinary treatments, procedures, vaccinations, surgeries and dental cleanings.
  • Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal: Non-hazardous, Non-scheduled pharmaceuticals, vaccines, medications, and ointments including expired, unfinished, or empty.
  • Biohazardous Waste Disposal: Waste containing infectious materials that may be solid, liquid, sharps, pathological or microbiological.
  • Pathological Waste Disposal: Biological materials from surgeries, procedures and treatments, including animal body parts, organs, tissues, and specimens.
  • Chemotherapy Waste Disposal: Trace chemotherapy waste, IVs, syringes, needles, vials, and personal protection equipment (PPE). Solid and liquid medical byproducts can be harmful to people, animals, and the environment. They can’t just be disposed of with regular trash pick up and must be handled properly.

We’re Here for You and Your Patients

At MWA, our goal is to help you run a safe, efficient veterinary practice that ensures the safety of your employees while reducing costs. We help you stay compliant with state and federal medical waste disposal regulations so you can rest easy knowing it’s all taken care of.

Located in Knoxville, MWA serves veterinary practices and other medical waste generators in Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and North and South Carolina. For more information about compliant medical waste disposal for your veterinary practice, call us at 855-229-2783 or complete the form on this page. Our friendly experts are standing by to answer all of your questions.

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“MWA has been the medical waste disposal partner the last three years for OrthoTennessee. They are much easier to work with and more cost effective than our previous supplier.”


“Working with MWA has been a HUGE breath of fresh air. I have received comments from several employees in various departments regarding the pleasant attitude of your employees and how much easier the whole process is now that we have switched. Please share with your folks and keep doing what you’re doing!”

Molecular Pathology Laboratory

“We switched to MWA and have been very satisfied with their service, reliability and professional staff. The costs are fair and reasonable and best of all consistent. MWA has been easy to work with and we couldn’t be happier.”

Healthstar Physicians

“Medical Waste of America was called at a moment's notice. They are professional, knowledgeable and reliable. They said they would arrive the next day to resolve our issue. Like clockwork, they were there. The staff and customer support are awesome. A very special thanks to Chris Inside Sale and Bruce the Currier.”

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