Stericycle, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides regulated and compliance solutions to the healthcare and commercial businesses. The company collects and processes specialized waste for disposal services. Its regulated solutions include hazardous waste management, Steri-Safe medical waste and compliance programs, clinical services programs, Bio Systems reusable sharps containers, pharmaceutical waste disposal, medical safety products, and integrated waste stream solutions program. The company’s compliance solutions comprise training, consulting, inbound/outbound communications, data reporting, and other regulatory compliance services. It also offers various products and services for infection control; and regulated recall and returns management services for expired or recalled products and pharmaceuticals. The company serves large-quantity generators of regulated waste, such as hospitals, blood banks, and pharmaceutical manufacturers; and small-quantity generators of regulated waste comprising outpatient clinics, medical and dental offices, long-term and sub-acute care facilities, veterinary offices, municipalities, laboratories, and retail pharmacies. It operates integrated regulated waste management networks in the United States, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Ireland, Japan, Mexico, Portugal, Romania, the Republic of Korea, Spain, and the United Kingdom. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.