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Properly Dispose of Medical Waste


As of July 1st, 2012 it is unlawful to dispose of medically generated sharps such as syringes, lancets, etc in the municipal trash collection system. Please see the Sharps Press Release for more information.

The City of Westfield Health Department will be providing a drop off location in city hall available to residents to safely and properly dispose of these materials.

Please put all generated sharps in sealed puncture resistant containers. Loose sharps will not be accepted. Replacement containers are available in the Health Department.

Additional Information


Please see the Sharps Disposal Brochure for details and locations and phone numbers of disposal locations.