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Med­i­cal waste

Doctor’s practices can hand in medical waste in the recycling centre at Sturzgasse 8, at the hazardous substances collection point at Neufeldweg 219 and to the Hazardous Waste Express.

Two yellow containers for medical waste
© Holding Graz

Info about medical waste:

 

Medical practices can hand in waste that presents a risk of injury and belongs to Group II (SN 97105, see information sheet below) to the recycling centre at Sturzgasse 8, to the hazardous waste collection point at Neufeldweg 219 and to the Hazardous Waste Express.

Medical waste will only be accepted in the containers (see photo below) that were purchased beforehand at Sturzgasse 8 (weigh station 1).

All other medical waste must be disposed of via a suitable and authorised waste disposal company (separate order).

When the container is handed in (with a sticker of Holding Graz), a delivery note / confirmation of take-back is issued which is deemed to be proof of disposal for the medical practice.

Prices for containers incl. disposal fee: 5 litres  € 20.00 (incl. VAT) and 10 litres € 35.00 (incl. VAT)

More information is available from the Province of Styria:

The province of Styria has collected information on its homepage and provides an information sheet. 

You can also download the information sheet as a PDF below (only german).

Tar­iffs med­i­cal waste

You can find the tariffs in our recycling centres barrier-free here (only german) or in the PDF below!

Graz waste app

When will rubbish be collected, how should waste be properly separated, what can and cannot be put in the dustbins? These questions are answered by our free-of-charge waste app "Graz waste" - you can also receive news from waste management directly onto your smartphone!