Med Spa Waste Disposal

Ensure your med spa operates safely and complies with regulations with our specialized waste disposal services.  Trust us with your med spa waste disposal needs


“The Orthopaedic Center has 21 locations across Alabama and Tennessee, and TriHaz Solutions has managed our medical waste for several years. They are very responsive – “Johnny-on-the-spot” whenever I need to add a service or have a question! Before TriHaz, we had to use several vendors for our different locations, and with their bundled services, we can include secure document destruction. This is much more efficient, with one pickup and one invoice. Plus, we have no worries about compliance since our waste is being properly transported, treated, and disposed.” 

Jeremy Gaertner
Clinical Director, The Orthopaedic Center (TOC)

Why Our Med Spa Waste Disposal Service?

Highly Qualified

Our team is highly qualified and has the experience to get the job done right. With years of experience, we have the knowledge and expertise to help you with your specific needs.

Reliability & Safety

When you work with TriHaz Solutions for your dental waste disposal requirements you’re working with a reliable partner who can help you reduce risk for your patients.

We offer staff compliance training for your staff regarding OSHA, DOT, and HIPAA. This is important to ensure that your staff is up-to-date on the latest compliance regulations.

Med Spa Waste Disposal

The Med Spa Waste Disposal guide provides critical information for medical spas on the correct methods for disposing of various types of waste, including biohazardous materials, sharps, and non-hazardous waste. It outlines legal and regulatory requirements, best practices for segregation, safe storage, and disposal options, aiming to ensure compliance, minimize contamination risks, and uphold environmental and client safety standards.

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How do you dispose of Botox vials?

Following the guidelines provided by regulatory agencies and the product manufacturer is important when disposing of Botox vials. Typically, used or partially used Botox vials should be considered pharmaceutical waste and disposed of accordingly. They should not be thrown in regular trash due to potential biohazard risks. Instead, they should be placed in a designated pharmaceutical waste container compliant with federal and state regulations. Unused, expired, or no longer needed vials should be returned to the pharmacy or a licensed medical waste disposal facility for proper disposal.

How do you dispose of empty ampoules?

Empty ampoules, made of glass, require careful disposal to avoid injury and environmental harm. While they may not be considered as hazardous as filled ampoules, they should not be disposed of in regular waste due to the risk of cuts. Instead, place them in a sharps container or a sturdy, puncture-resistant container labeled appropriately. Check with your local waste management regulations, as some areas may have specific guidelines for the disposal of glass medical waste.

Do empty vials go in the sharps container?

Yes, empty vials can go in the sharps container, especially if made of glass or another material that could cause injury. Sharps containers are designed to safely dispose of items that could puncture or cut, including needles, syringes, lancets, and glass vials. Placing empty vials in a sharps container helps prevent injury to sanitation workers and others who handle medical waste.

Can you throw pen injectors in the garbage?

No, pen injectors should not be thrown in the regular garbage. Once used, pen injectors, used for medications like insulin or other injectable drugs, are considered biohazardous waste. They should be disposed of in a sharps disposal container. Unused or expired pen injectors should be taken to a pharmacy or a medical waste disposal facility. Some manufacturers also offer mail-back programs or disposal kits for safe disposal.

How do I dispose of my Ozempic pen?

To dispose of an Ozempic pen, it should be placed in an FDA-cleared sharps disposal container immediately after use. Do not throw the used pen in household trash or recycling bins. When the sharps disposal container is almost full, follow your community guidelines for properly disposing of sharps containers. Some localities may have specific drop-off locations or pickup services. If in doubt, consult the Ozempic pen instructions or your pharmacy for disposal recommendations.

How do I get rid of Mounjaro pens?

Mounjaro pens should be disposed of similarly to other pen injectors. After use, place the pen in a sharps disposal container. Avoid throwing it in the trash or recycling bin to prevent injury and environmental contamination. Once the container is full, close it following the instructions and dispose of it according to your local regulations, including bringing it to a specified drop-off site or utilizing a mail-back program. Always check the product’s disposal instructions or consult your healthcare provider for specific advice.


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