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By: Stericycle
Dec06

Today’s leading organizations know that sustainable business practices are no longer a trend – it’s an imperative. Consumers are focusing more and more on sustainability and environmental initiatives to help them form opinions of, and relationships with, brands of all types. To protect consumers, the environment and overall brand health,…

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By: Stericycle
Nov30

During October 2019’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, the public turned in nearly 883,000 pounds – almost 442 tons – of unused medication to more than 6,000 collection sites nationwide. Hosted bi-annually by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the day aims to provide a safe, convenient and sustainable means…

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By: Stericycle
Nov27

As 2019 comes to a close, we are continuing to monitor the final status of state legislation related to consumer drug take back programs. Colorado passed Senate Bill 19-227 and is continuing to develop regulations around the bill. In its current form, the proposed rule would expand the household medication…

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By: Stericycle
Nov26

As many states continue to propose legislation on consumer drug take back programs that aim to combat the opioid epidemic, our team will continue to monitor and report the progress of any new drug take back and safe medication disposal legislation developments moving into 2020. Utah is the latest state…

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By: Brian Rees
Nov25

There was not a significant amount of changes this past month regarding Generator Improvements Rule. Below are the most recent updates. We will continue to monitor activity and keep you posted with the most up-to-date information available. States Where the Rule is in Effect Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia,…

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By: Stericycle
Nov21

All businesses, from retail manufacturing facilities to hospitals, must stay compliant with ever-changing regulations year-round. However, as we approach the end of the year, facilities tend to have an over accumulation of many hazardous and non-hazardous materials. Those materials can pose serious safety risks within your facility along with regulatory violations…

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By: Stericycle
Nov18

Meg Moynihan, Director of Strategic Marketing for Stericycle Environmental Solutions has been named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the “Most Innovative Woman of the Year” category of the 16th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. Stericycle is a leading provider of regulated waste services, including specialized…

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By: Stericycle
Nov12

As states continue to make progress on rule making for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals, we’ve continued to share updates on the progression of this rule on a national and state level. We will keep you updated on developments into 2020. The new regulations took…

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By: Stericycle
Nov07

Today, Stericycle was recognized by the Women’s Forum of New York for our commitment to advancing gender parity in the boardroom. The honor came during the Breakfast of Corporate Champions, a biennial event that brings together more than 600 thought leaders and change-makers, including CEOs, board directors and government officials,…

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By: Brian Rees
Oct23

Below are the most recent movements for the Generator Improvements Rule with updates in Indiana, Michigan, Nebraska, Rhode Island, Tennessee and Wisconsin. We will continue to monitor activity and keep you posted with the most up-to-date information available. States Where the Rule is in Effect Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Florida,…

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