Professional Biohazardous Waste Cleanup



Did you know that even a tiny speck of blood can harbor potentially hazardous bloodborne pathogens? As a result, it is paramount that biohazardous waste cleanup procedures are followed during the cleanup process. Hiring Aftermath, a professional biohazard remediation company, can help ensure that all precautions are followed and that the site is restored to a safe state for residents.

Why Aftermath?

House with biohazard waste warning tape

Aftermath provides crime and trauma scene cleanup in a discreet, professional, and safe manner, and is compliant with state and federal agency requirements. We take extra precaution when handling potentially hazardous materials, including using a 28-point checklist to ensure cleaning, disinfection, and safety compliance. 

Our biohazard waste cleanup services include:

  • Homicide and suicide cleanup
  • Blood cleanup
  • Biohazard remediation and removal
  • Vehicle blood and bio remediation 

Our disposal process includes using specially marked biohazard bags, specific bagging procedures, and proper personal protective equipment (PPE), and licensed waste companies haul away and dispose of contaminated items. 

Biohazardous Waste Cleanup Procedures

The term biohazard describes “any biological material (e.g. plants, animals, microorganisms, or their byproducts) that may present a potential risk to the health and wellbeing of humans, animals, or the environment.” Crime scene cleanup companies encounter large amounts of this biological matter, including blood and other body fluids, that potentially pose a health risk.

When faced with cleaning up a blood spill site, it’s important to remember that a commercial cleaning product and trash bag for disposal is not sufficient. Just because something looks clean doesn’t mean that it is clean. Even the smallest speck of blood can harbor potentially dangerous bloodborne pathogens. That’s why crime scene cleanup companies treat all sites as if they contain biohazards, and they make sure to take proper precautions when removing biohazardous waste.

If you are in need of biohazardous waste cleanup services, contact Aftermath online or call 877-872-4339. We’re available 24/7 and our friendly representatives are always prepared to help you.

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Sources:
https://www.stericycle.com/medical-waste-faqs