Safely Dispose of Sharps

Safely Dispose of Sharps

  • Specially designed containers are used to help prevent disease transmission in our community
  • Cost of container includes approved biomedical disposal: 2 quarts for $10
  • There is a disposal fee for non Health Department issued containers  ( we contract a biomedical company for disposal)   the fee is as follows:
  •    small containers (up to 1.5 qts)    $ 5.00
  •    medium containers (2-4 gal)        $ 7.00
  •     large containers   (over 4 gal)      $ 10.00                x-tra large  (over 8 gal)  $ 15.00

Pick Up & Drop Off

Pick up your new sharps container or drop off a filled container at:
Agawam Health Department
36 Main Street (2nd floor)
Agawam, MA 01001
Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Please call the Agawam Health Department if you have any questions at 413-786-0400, ext 8207.