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Medical and
Quarantine Waste

Today, safely and effectively managing medical waste can be challenging.  That’s why Waste Management's extensive nationwide network is equipped to access and respond quickly to your needs. With health in mind prior to disposal, we can securely treat hazardous materials  to destroy pathogens or other hazardous substances, using our patented seam patented steam sterilisation Rotoclave® system.

Ideal for

Organisations that need safe, environmentally responsible, NZ standards compliant and  integrated medical and quarantine waste services.

Used by

  • Hospitals
  • Residential care and rest homes
  • District health boards
  • Primary health organisations
  • Medical centres and surgeries
  • Veterinarians
  • NZ Military


At Waste Management, we’re thinking 50 years ahead. We’re always investing in technology to get even better at managing our collection, recycling, and landfill facilities – so we can all live the way we want to.

Positively resourceful

NZ’s growing mountain of waste demands innovation. We believe everything Kiwis throw out can go on being useful. So, we sort, redirect, neutralise, and use waste in surprising ways – with powerful results.



Safety is critical to the health and wellbeing of our people, our business and our communities.  Waste and environmental services is a hazardous industry with real risks, so safety is an everyday discipline for us, and nothing less than the best practise will do. Working closely with our team, our customers and the community, we are committed to ongoing improvements.



We are committed to providing you with exceptional service. As experts in our field, we offer waste and environmental services tailored and personal to your business or home. We have been supporting and looking after New Zealanders waste for over 30 years.