Home Sharps Disposal Program

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 has temporarily relocated the sharps disposal kiosk to the outer lobby of the Westfield Police Station at 15 Washington Street for 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.

Additional Information


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