We deliver essential sustainability services that protect the public from harmful wastes, promote recycling and alternative use opportunities, and lead to greater security and well-being around the world.
In 2022 Stericycle*:
- Treated 1.5 billion pounds of medical waste, helping to protect the public from potentially infectious material.
- Shredded and recycled 1.1 billion pounds of paper—helping to safeguard our customers’ confidential information.
- Helped our customers divert 104 million pounds of plastic from landfills through the use of reusable sharps waste and pharmaceutical waste containers rather than single-use containers.
- Incinerated 40 million pounds of pharmaceutical waste prior to disposal, helping to keep active pharmaceutical ingredients our of waterways.
We recognise that sustainability is a continuous pursuit. No matter how much we achieve, there is always more that can be done tomorrow. Our challenge and our responsibility every day is to make a difference by protecting what matters.
*Source: ‘Stericycle global data, 2022’