Medical Equipment Resale or Recycling
Sims Recycling Solutions accepts used laboratory and medical equipment for resale or recycling. Medical equipment often involves special handling and specialized reporting. Sims works with manufacturers and end users to responsibly manage retired medical equipment.
Sims provides our customers with the following services to simplify the process of recycling retired medical devices.
- Logistics – We can arrange for pickups at multiple locations, including those in North America and globally.
- Accountability – We keep detailed records of all pickups, including the number of devices received and the serial number, weight and condition of each item received. We also maintain all shipping and receiving documentation.
- Security – We deliver the most secure asset management, tracking and destruction procedures because of our self-contained and complete chain of custody.
- Accessibility – We assign a single point of contact to streamline communications and offer web tracking and reporting to provide convenient account updates.
We Accept the Following Items:
- Laboratory equipment
- Patient monitors
- Diagnostic equipment
- Patient care equipment
For a complete list of the medical devices and equipment we accept, please see our Medical Equipment Recycling List.
Medical device recalls demand full accountability and detailed reporting. When the FDA is involved, a clear chain of custody, proof of destruction, and detailed reporting is typically required. Sims has the expertise, infrastructure and processes to manage FDA compliance and reporting requirements.