Waste Management Expands Medical Waste Operations

Houston Waste Management Inc., Houston, is expanding its medical waste operations by forming Waste Management Healthcare Solutions (WMHS). The group will provide Large Quantity Generators such as hospitals with collection and disposal of solid waste, regulated medical waste, and pathological and chemotherapeutic waste, as well as recycling.

Bob Shaw, who ran Scottsdale, Ariz.-based BFIs medical waste operations in the 1980s and 1990s, will head the new group.