The Economics of Medical Waste: Understanding Market Dynamics

The medical waste management market was estimated at USD 9.72 billion in 2022 and is likely to grow at a CAGR of 5.63% during 2023-2028 to reach USD 13.52 billion in 2028.

Medical waste management is the proper management and disposition of biomedical wastes to protect the environment, the general public, and workers, especially healthcare and sanitation workers who are at risk of exposure to biomedical waste as an occupational hazard.