Compass Medical Waste Services

Whether you are a large or small generator, we will find the right healthcare risk waste (HCRW) management solution for you. Our excellent track record and customer-centric approach, coupled with our capacity, means we are fully equipped to manage the ‘cradle to grave’ process of HCRW containment, treatment and disposal.


Compass Ticks All The Boxes

  • First in South Africa for:
    • Bondtech Autoclave - environmentally conscious, treatment solution
    • Daniels Sharpsmart - the only reusable sharps containment solution in the country
    • Compass Green range – recycled, SABS approved containers saving thousands of tons of plastic to landfill
  • customised HCRW solutions
  • national footprint servicing all 9 provinces in South Africa
  • skilled customer services team
  • hands-on account management team
  • electronic ‘cradle to grave’ tracking
  • online document management system
  • ongoing and comprehensive HCRW training
  • expansive CSI projects

When you partner with us, you gain access to our extensive knowledge of the stringent regulations, legislation, by-laws, and SANS guidelines governing the HCRW industry.

Our Services Include

  • The supply of disposable and reusable HCRW containers as well as sundry items. Our individually barcoded SANS aligned, and SABS approved containers can be tracked and traced.
  • Distribution of containers and collection of HCRW for treatment and disposal, using our own permitted fleet of vehicles.
  • Treatment of HCRW using environmentally friendly autoclave disposal technology.
  • Expert sales executives and customer service teams to manage and oversee your HCRW service.
  • Training of your healthcare workers on the ‘cradle to grave’ management of HCRW and on the correct segregation and containerisation of HCRW.
  • Regular ward walks to facilitate compliance with the first four steps of the ‘cradle to grave’ principle.
  • On site management.
  • Access to invoices, statements, proof of deliveries, Safe Disposal Certificates, reports etc. via our online electronic document management system (DMS).

Our goal is to provide you with the necessary tools, services and information to enable your business or organisation to achieve compliance in the management of HCRW.

We’re in it for the long haul and this, we believe, makes all the difference.