Medical Waste Management: Market Research Report

Date: January 6, 2014
Pages: 122
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Publisher: Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Report type: Strategic Report
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Medical Waste Management: Market Research Report
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Medical Waste Management in US$ Million. The US market is further analyzed by the following Product/Service Segments: Management & Disposal Services, Collection Equipment, Liquid Medical Waste Management, and Treatment & Processing Supplies. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 34 companies including many key and niche players such as -
  • Sterile Technology Industries, Inc.
  • Bondtech Corporation
  • Gamma Waste Systems
  • Hawaii Bio-Waste Systems, Inc.
  • MedClean Technologies, Inc.
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Management & Disposal Services
Collection Equipment
Liquid Medical Waste Management
Treatment & Processing Supplies

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW

Prelude
Current and Future Analysis
Healthcare Economics amidst a Weak Economy

Table 1. Per-Capita Healthcare Expenditure in Select Regions (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 2. Healthcare Spending as a Percentage of GDP (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Aging World Population Drives Demand for Medical Waste Management

Table 3. Global Population Statistics for the 65+ Age Group (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4. Elderly Population (65+ Years) as a % of Total Population (2000 & 2025) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5. Percentage of Population Aged 65 and Above in EU-27 Countries, the US and Japan (1960-2030) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6. Life Expectancy for Select Countries in Number of Years (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7. Life Expectancy Rates at Birth by Geographic Region (1990 & 2011) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Medical Waste Vs. Municipal Waste
Medical Waste Developing into a Major Issue Worldwide
List of Medical Wastes
List of Bio-medical Waste Sources
Diseases Associated with Biomedical Waste
RMW- A Key Concept to the Healthcare Facilities
Increasing Shift towards Disposables Fuel Medical Waste Management Market
Competitive Scenario

2. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS

Waste Reduction – The New Approach
Automated Guided Vehicle Systems – Gain in Popularity
Ban on Medical Waste Incinerators in the US Triggers Growth
Autoclave and Steam Sterilization Technology Grow in Popularity
Utilizing Waste for Energy Generation – An Emerging Trend
Outsourcing of Disposal Operations on the Rise
Rising Investments in Medical Waste Management Market
Reprocessing - An Effective Medical Waste Management Solution
Pre-Treatment of Waste with Disinfectants
Medical Waste Management Companies Go Green
Centralized Approach of Treating Medical Waste – The Most Preferred Option
Trend towards PVC-free Medical Devices
Liquid Medical Waste Disposal Equipment on the Growth Curve

3. ISSUES & GROWTH INHIBITORS

List of Standard Treatments for Biomedical Waste Categories
Action Plans to Boost Prospects
Alternative Technologies – Issues Remain
Comparison of Various Parameters among Various Medical Waste Treatment Technologies
Mechanical/Chemical Treatment Technology & Environmental Safety Issues
Microwave Irradiation – High Costs Involved

4. REGULATORY OVERVIEW

Revision of Health and Safety Code
MWTA – Precursor to Present Day Regulations
Clean Air Act 1997 – Thumb Rule for the EPA
OSHA – Ensuring Worker Safety
Bloodborne Pathogens Standard
Department of Transport – Ensuring Safe Transport of RMW
Hazmat Employees
Hazmat Employee Training
Storage
Packaging Requirements
Documentation
US Postal Service
What can be Mailed?
Prohibited Materials
Packaging Requirements
Center for Disease Control
Guidelines for the Disposal of Pharmaceutical Waste
Medical Wastes from Private Homes
Radioactive Waste
Other Hazardous Waste
Medical Waste Regulations Curb Incinerator Use
Furans, Dioxins and Co-Planar PCBs

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

Definition
Types of Medical Wastes
Human Pathological Waste
Human Blood
Sharps
Cultures and Stocks
Animal Waste
Waste from Isolation Wards
Others
Medical Waste Management Process - Overview
Steps Involved in Biomedical Waste Management Process
Segregation
List of Color Bags Used for Segregating Different Types of Wastes
Type of Bag used for Segregation with respect to Color
Collection
Storage
Transportation
Treatment of Waste
Treatments Performed for Waste Collected in Color Bags
Safety Measures
Medical Waste Management & Disposal Services
Liquid Medical Waste Management
Collection Equipment
Medical Waste Treatment and Processing Supplies
Managing Medical Waste
Selecting the Proper Technology
Treatment Capability
Pollution Control
Capacity
Vendor Support
Volume Reduction/Appearance Alteration

6. MEDICAL WASTE MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES - OVERVIEW

Steam Sterilization/Sanitation
Working Mechanism
Drawbacks
Superheated Steam
Hydroclaving
Rotoclave
Dryheat Treatment
Microwave Treatment
Chemical Treatment
Waste Mineralization/Stabilization
Sterilization with Mineralization
Burying of Sanitary Wastes
Public Sewerage System
Decontamination
Liquid Medical Waste Disposal

7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

Stericycle Takes Over PSC Environmental Services
UNIDO Introduces Medical Waste Management Project
MoEF Introduces Bio-Medical Waste Management Project
National Medical Waste Management Facility Inaugurated in Jamaica
New Bio-Medical Waste Management Facility to be Constructed in Jammu and Kashmir
MoH Partners with Wekaya for Medical Waste Management
MoH Enters into Agreement with OESHCO to set up Medical Waste Treatment Plant

8. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

Sterile Technology Industries, Inc. (US)
Bondtech Corporation (US)
Gamma Waste Systems (US)
Hawaii Bio-Waste Systems, Inc. (US)
MedClean Technologies, Inc. (US)
San-I-Pak Pacific, Inc. (US)
Stericycle, Inc. (US)
Tempico, Inc. (US)
The Mark-Costello Co. (US)

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 8. World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Medical Waste Management by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9. World Historic Review for Medical Waste Management by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 10. World 15-Year Perspective for Medical Waste Management by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis
Outlook
Overview
Incineration – The Leading Technology
Trends & Issues
Demand for Alternative Technologies on the Rise
Alternate Medical Waste Technologies (2013)
Central Waste Treatment Facilities
Small Companies Face Difficult Times

Table 11. Leading Players in the US Medical Waste Management Market: Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for Stericycle and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12. Stericycle Acquisition History (2004-2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Outsourcing Gains Attention
Better Waste Management Cuts Costs
Persistent Organic Pollutants
Regulatory Environment
Mercury Ban
Recent Industry Activity
Select Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 13. US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Medical Waste Management by Product/Service Segment - Management & Disposal Services, Collection Equipment, Liquid Medical Waste Management, and Treatment & Processing Supplies Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14. US Historic Review for Medical Waste Management by Product/Service Segment - Management & Disposal Services, Collection Equipment, Liquid Medical Waste Management, and Treatment & Processing Supplies Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15. US 15-Year Perspective for Medical Waste Management by Product/Service Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Management & Disposal Services, Collection Equipment, Liquid Medical Waste Management, and Treatment & Processing Supplies Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

A. Market Analysis
Outlook
Medical Waste Disposal Treatment and Equipment Market
Leading Standards Development Organizations (SDOs)
Facts about the Canadian Medical Waste Management Industry
Ontario- A Major Market for Medical Waste Management
B. Market Analytics

Table 16. Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 17. Canadian Historic Review for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

Market Analysis

Table 18. Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 19. Japanese Historic Review for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Outlook
Aging Population to Drive Demand

Table 20. Population Breakup by Age Group for Select European Countries: 2012 (As a % of Total Population) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

EU Directives and Legislations Promote Waste Management Solutions
Growing Demand for Medical Waste Treatment Alternatives to Incineration in Europe
B. Market Analytics

Table 21. European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Medical Waste Management Market by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22. European Historic Review for Medical Waste Management Market by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 23. European 15-Year Perspective for Medical Waste Management Market by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

A. Market Analysis
Outlook
Overview

Table 24. Medical Waste Generation in Select Asian Countries per year in 2013 (in tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Focus on Select Countries
China
Regulatory Environment
India
Medical Waste Management Market
Regulatory Environment
Taiwan
Market Overview
Malaysia
Recent Industry Activity
B. Market Analytics

Table 25. Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26. Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

Market Analysis

Table 27. Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28. Latin American Historic Review for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

A. Market Analysis
Outlook
Focus on Select Countries
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
Tanzania
Management of Infectious Waste
Incineration
Recent Industry Activity
B. Market Analytics

Table 29. Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30. Rest of World Historic Review for Medical Waste Management Market Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 34 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 35)
The United States (25)
Canada (3)
Japan (1)
Europe (3)
  The United Kingdom (1)
  Rest of Europe (2)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (1)
Middle East (2)
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