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What we do

Whether you’re a manufacturer, research organization or distributor of pharmaceuticals, Terrapure Environmental's® waste management solutions are designed to meet stringent disposal standards for hazardous and non-hazardous waste material.

How we help

  • Divert waste from landfills, reducing your environmental impact and enhancing sustainability
  • Recover the inherent value in waste through reuse or recycling, saving disposal costs
  • Ensure secure, certified destruction and/or disposal of waste, to reduce liability
  • Provide documentation required for reporting and regulatory audits, including corporate social responsibility programs
  • Use vertically integrated solutions, so you work directly with Terrapure every step of the way

Services we provide

  • Labpack through to large waste volume management
  • Certified product destruction
  • Safe, secure disposal
  • Secure, tracked waste transportation
  • Regulatory compliance
  • 24/7 emergency response
  • Extensive reporting and auditing to satisfy regulatory bodies, such as Health Canada's Therapeutic Products Directorate (TPD) and the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA)
  • 24/7 customer service support for audit preparation

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If you are a Terrapure customer or are interested in learning more about our pharmaceutical services, please complete the contact form below. Be sure to indicate your industry sector and region so that we can ensure the appropriate customer service expert contacts you. For more information regarding careers at Terrapure, visit our Careers Page.

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Ensuring the security of regulated, hazardous waste is our top priority

We have a number of key measures in place to track and monitor the chain of custody for your by-products, starting with the vertical integration of our entire team.

  • Our vehicles are outfitted with GPS systems; all waste is tracked from the moment it’s loaded for transport
  • All materials are inventoried upon arrival at our facilities
  • Our barcoding technology reports on waste types and quantities, as well as where and at what stage of disposal your materials are, at any given time
  • Final tests are administered on all waste before transitioning to the destruction process
  • Our SAP enterprise system ensures proper protocols are followed at all times
  • Our processes meet all requirements for material destruction, transportation and safe disposal

24/7 emergency response

Terrapure is approved to handle all classes of dangerous goods. We can also help with the creation and submission of Emergency Response Assistance Plans for customers. Our 24/7 emergency response services include:

  • Containment
  • Transfer
  • Clean-up
  • Disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous materials

Fast turnaround

We know you need fast, responsive service. Terrapure manages a two- to three-day turnaround for certificates of destruction and all supplementary paperwork for shipment—including waste manifest termination and other administrative documents.

Discover how Terrapure's pharmaceutical waste management services can help your business.