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Sharps Disposal

Sharps, Syringes, Needles:
DO NOT throw sharps, syringes or needles into the garbage. Also do not “snip” off the needle part for disposal or recycle the “plastic”. Medical waste must be destroyed correctly.

   Recology: Please contact their McMinnville main office at (503)472-3176 or by email: [email protected], regarding a sharps container purchase/disposal.


   Waste Management – Newberg: Sharps containers are available for purchase at the scale house at the Newberg Transfer Station. Cost includes the container and disposal. When the sharps container is full, please return it to scale house for proper disposal. https://www.wmnorthwest.com/transferstation/newberg.htm

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