Sharps Disposal


Sharps, Syringes & Needles Disposal:

DO NOT throw sharps, syringes, or needles into the garbage. Also DO NOT “snip” the metal needle part off and try to recycle the plastic part; this is medical waste and must be treated as such.

Local Disposal
  • Recology Western Oregon, McMinnville: Please contact their main office at (503)472-3176 regarding a sharps container purchase/disposal.
  • Waste Management Newberg Transfer Station: A sharps container can be purchased at the transfer station weigh station during their business hours; the price includes the disposal cost. Address: 2904 Wynooksi Rd, Newberg.
Other Options:


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