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Medical Waste Management Market by Type of Waste (Non-Hazardous, Infectious, Sharps, Pharmaceuticals), Service (Treatment, Disposal, Recycling), Treatment Type (Incineration, Autoclaving), Treatment Site (Offsite, Onsite) - Global Forecast to 2020

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Publishing Date: August 2015
Report Code: MD 3644

 

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The global medical waste management market is expected to reach USD 13.3 Billion by 2020 from USD 10.3 Billion in 2015 at a CAGR of 5.2%. On the basis of type of waste, the market is segmented into nonhazardous and hazardous waste. The hazardous waste segment is projected to grow at the highest CAGR from 2015 to 2020 owing to increasing investments by public and private organizations.

The medical waste management market, by treatment type, is segmented into incineration, autoclaving, chemical treatment, and other treatments. The incineration treatment segment is expected to account for the largest share of the market in 2015. This growth is attributed to increasing government initiatives for medical waste management and technological advancements.

Geographically, the market is dominated by North America, followed by Europe, Asia, and the Rest of the World (RoW). Growth in the North American segment is primarily driven by rising aging population and the large amount of medical waste generated.

Major players in the market are BioMedical Waste Solutions, LLC (U.S.), Clean Harbors, Inc. (U.S.), Daniels Sharpsmart, Inc. (U.S.), REMONDIS Medison GmbH (Germany), Republic Services, Inc. (U.S.), Sharps Compliance, Inc. (U.S.), Stericycle, Inc. (U.S.), Suez Environnement S.A. (France), Veolia Environnement S.A. (France), and Waste Management, Inc. (U.S.).

Target Audience for this Report:

  • Medical Waste Treatment Device Manufacturers
  • Healthcare Institutions (Hospitals and Clinics)
  • Medical Waste Management Service Providers
  • Research Institutions
  • Research and Consulting Firms
  • Environment, Health, and Safety Organizations

Value Addition for the Buyer:

This report aims to provide insights on the global medical waste management market. It provides information on the various types of waste, services, treatment types, and treatment site in the market. Furthermore, the value information for these segments, by region, is also presented in this report. Leading players in the market are profiled to study their product/service offerings and understand the strategies undertaken by them in this market.

The above-mentioned information will buyers by helping them understand market dynamics. In addition, the forecasts provided in the report will enable firms to understand market trends and better position themselves to capitalize on growth opportunities.

Customization Options:

  • Company Information: Detailed company profiles of five market players
  • Investment Opportunities Assessment: A detailed report underlining the various growth opportunities presented in the market

Scope of the Report:

This report categorizes the medical waste management market into the following segments:

Global Market, by Type of Waste

  • Nonhazardous Waste
  • Hazardous Waste
    • Infectious and Pathological Waste
    • Sharps
    • Pharmaceutical Waste
    • Other Medical Waste

Global Market, by Services

  • Collection, Transportation, and Storage
  • Treatment and Disposal
  • Recycling
  • Other Services

Global Market, by Treatment Type

  • Incineration
  • Autoclaving
  • Chemical Treatment
  • Other Treatments

Global Market, by Treatment Site

  • Offsite
  • Onsite

Global Market, by Region

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • U.K.
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • RoE
  • Asia
    • Japan
    • China
    • India
    • Rest of Asia (RoA)
  • Rest of the World (RoW)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 14)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Market Segmentation
           1.3.2 Years Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Limitation
    1.6 Market Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 18)
    2.1 Market Size Estimation
    2.2 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
    2.3 Market Share Estimation
    2.4 Key Data From Secondary Sources
    2.5 Key Data From Primary Sources
    2.6 Key Industry Insights
    2.7 Assumptions for the Study

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 26)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 31)
    4.1 Market Overview
    4.2 Hazardous Waste Market, By Type
    4.3 Geographical Snapshot
    4.4 Medical Waste Management Market, By Service
    4.5 Geographic Analysis: Market, By Treatment Type
    4.6 Geographic Analysis: Market, By Treatment Site
    4.7 Lifecycle Analysis, By Region

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 38)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
           5.2.1 By Type of Waste
           5.2.2 By Service
           5.2.3 By Treatment Type
           5.2.4 By Treatment Site
           5.2.5 By Region
    5.3 Market Dynamics
           5.3.1 Drivers
                    5.3.1.1 Rapid Rise in Aging Population
                    5.3.1.2 Increasing Initiatives By Government Authorities
                    5.3.1.3 Large Amount of Healthcare Waste Generated
                    5.3.1.4 Increasing Number of Awareness Programs for Waste Management
           5.3.2 Restraints
                    5.3.2.1 Requirement of High Capital Investments
           5.3.3 Opportunities
                    5.3.3.1 Outsourcing of Medical Waste Management Services
                    5.3.3.2 Technological Advancements
           5.3.4 Challenges
                    5.3.4.1 Limited Financial Resources and Lack of Stringent Regulations in Developing Countries

6 Industry Insights (Page No. - 47)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.2.1 Threat of New Entrants
           6.2.2 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.2.3 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.2.4 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
           6.2.5 Threat of Substitutes
    6.3 Process of Medical Waste Treatment
    6.4 Regulatory Landscape

7 Medical Waste Management Market, By Type of Waste (Page No. - 51)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Non-Hazardous Waste
    7.3 Hazardous Waste
           7.3.1 Infectious & Pathological Waste
           7.3.2 Pharmaceutical Waste
           7.3.3 Sharps
           7.3.4 Other Medical Waste

8 Medical Waste Management Market, By Service Type (Page No. - 65)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Collection, Transportation, & Storage
    8.3 Treatment & Disposal
    8.4 Recycling
    8.5 Other Services

9 Medical Waste Management Market, By Treatment Type (Page No. - 72)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Incineration
    9.3 Autoclaving
    9.4 Chemical Treatment
    9.5 Other Treatments

10 Medical Waste Management Market, By Treatment Site (Page No. - 87)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 Offsite Treatment
     10.3 Onsite Treatment

11 Medical Waste Management Market, By Region (Page No. - 92)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 North America
             11.2.1 U.S.
             11.2.2 Canada
     11.3 Europe
             11.3.1 Germany
             11.3.2 France
             11.3.3 U.K.
             11.3.4 Italy
             11.3.5 Spain
             11.3.6 RoE
     11.4 Asia
             11.4.1 Japan
             11.4.2 China
             11.4.3 India
             11.4.4 RoA
     11.5 Rest of the World (RoW)

12 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 128)
     12.1 Overview
     12.2 Market Share Analysis
     12.3 Competitive Situation and Trends
             12.3.1 Acquisitions & Partnerships
             12.3.2 Expansion
             12.3.3 New Product Launches
             12.3.4 Regulatory Approvals
             12.3.5 Other Developments

13 Company Profiles (Page No. - 134)
     13.1 Introduction
     13.2 Stericycle, Inc.
             13.2.1 Business Overview
             13.2.2 Stericycle, Inc.: Company Snapshot
             13.2.3 Products Offered
             13.2.4 Recent Developments
             13.2.5 MnM View
     13.3 Suez Environnement S.A.
             13.3.1 Business Overview
             13.3.2 Suez Environnement S.A.: Company Snapshot
             13.3.3 Services Offered
             13.3.4 Recent Developments
             13.3.5 MnM View
     13.4 Veolia Environnement S.A.
             13.4.1 Business Overview
             13.4.2 Veolia Environnement S.A.: Company Snapshot
             13.4.3 Services Offered
             13.4.4 Recent Developments
             13.4.5 MnM View
     13.5 Clean Harbors, Inc.
             13.5.1 Business Overview
             13.5.2 Clean Harbors, Inc.: Company Snapshot
             13.5.3 Services Offered
             13.5.4 Recent Developments
     13.6 Republic Services, Inc.
             13.6.1 Business Overview
             13.6.2 Republic Services, Inc.: Company Snapshot
             13.6.3 Services Offered
             13.6.4 Recent Developments
     13.7 Biomedical Waste Solutions, Llc.
             13.7.1 Business Overview
             13.7.2 Services Offered
     13.8 Remondis Medison (A Subsidiary of Remondis Ag & Co.Kg)
             13.8.1 Business Overview
             13.8.2 Services Offered
     13.9 Sharps Compliance, Inc.
             13.9.1 Business Overview
             13.9.2 Sharps Compliance, Inc.: Company Snapshot
             13.9.3 Products Offered
             13.9.4 Recent Developments
     13.10 Waste Management, Inc.
             13.10.1 Business Overview
             13.10.2 Waste Management, Inc.: Company Snapshot
             13.10.3 Services Offered
             13.10.4 Recent Developments
     13.11 Daniels Sharpsmart Inc.
             13.11.1 Business Overview
             13.11.2 Products 0ffered

14 Appendix (Page No. - 153)
     14.1 Insights of Industry Experts
     14.2 Discussion Guide
     14.3 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     14.4 Available Customizations
     14.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (97 Tables)

Table 1 Increasing Government Initiatives to Boost the Market Growth
Table 2 Requirement of High Capital Investments to Limit the Market Growth
Table 3 Outsourcing of Medical Waste Management Services to Provide Opportunities for Market Growth
Table 4 Poor Funding and Lack of Strict Regulations in Developing Countries Pose Major Challenges to the
Table 5 Global Regulatory Authorities
Table 6 Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Type of Waste, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 7 Non-Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 8 North America: Non-Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 9 Europe: Non-Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 10 Asia: Non-Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 11 Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 13 North America: Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 Europe: Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 15 Asia: Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 16 Infectious & Pathological Waste Management Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 17 Pharmaceutical Waste Management Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 Sharps Waste Management Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 19 Other Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 21 Market Size for Collection, Transportation, & Storage Services, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 Market Size for Treatment & Disposal Services, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 23 Market Size for Recycling Services, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 Market Size for Other Services, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 25 Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 Medical Waste Incineration Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 27 North America: Medical Waste Incineration Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 28 Europe: Medical Waste Incineration Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 29 Asia: Medical Waste Incineration Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 Medical Waste Autoclaving Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 31 North America: Medical Waste Autoclaving Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 Europe: Medical Waste Autoclaving Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 33 Asia: Medical Waste Autoclaving Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 Medical Waste Chemical Treatment Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 35 North America: Medical Waste Chemical Treatment Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 Europe: Medical Waste Chemical Treatment Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 37 Asia: Medical Waste Chemical Treatment Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 Market Size for Other Treatments, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 39 North America: Market Size for Other Treatments, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 Europe: Market Size for Other Treatments, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 41 Asia: Market Size for Other Treatments, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Treatment Site, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 43 Offsite Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 Onsite Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 45 Market Size, By Region, 2013–2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 North America: Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 47 Europe: Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 Asia: Market Size, By Country, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 49 North America: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 North America: Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 51 North America: Market Size, By Treatment Site, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 North America: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 53 North America: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 U.S.: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 55 U.S.: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 Canada: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 57 Canada: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 Europe: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 59 Europe: Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 60 Europe: Market Size, By Treatment Site, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 61 Europe: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 62 Europe: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 63 Germany: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 64 Germany: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 65 France: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 66 France: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 67 U.K.: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 68 U.K.: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 69 Italy: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 70 Italy: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 71 Spain: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 72 Spain: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 73 RoE: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 74 RoE: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 75 Asia: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 76 Asia: Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 77 Asia: Market Size, By Treatment Site, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 78 Asia: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 79 Asia: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 80 Japan: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 81 Japan: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 82 China: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 83 China: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 84 India: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 85 India: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 86 RoA: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 87 RoA: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 88 RoW: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 89 RoW: Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 90 RoW: Market Size, By Treatment Site, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 91 RoW: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 92 RoW: Market Size, By Treatment Type, 2013-2020 (USD Million)
Table 93 Acquisitions & Partnerships, 2012–2015
Table 94 Expansions, 2012–2015
Table 95 New Product Launches, 2012–2015
Table 96 Regulatory Approvals, 2012–2015
Table 97 Other Developments, 2012–2015

List of Figures (34 Figures)

Figure 1 Research Design
Figure 2 Top-Down Approach
Figure 3 Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 4 Breakdown of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, and Region
Figure 5 Data Triangulation Methodology
Figure 6 Market Snapshot (2015 vs 2020): Nonhazardous Waste Segment to Dominate the Market From 2015 to 2020
Figure 7 Treatment & Disposal Service Segment to Witness Highest Growth Rate in the Market From 2015 to 2020
Figure 8 North America to Dominate the Incineration Treatment Market, 2015-2020
Figure 9 Offsite Treatment Segment to Witness Fastest Growth Rate in the Forecast Period
Figure 10 Geographical Analysis of the Market
Figure 11 Outsourcing of Medical Waste Management Services to Propel Growth of the Market in the Forecast Period
Figure 12 Infectious & Pathological Waste Segment to Account for the Largest Market Share in 2015
Figure 13 U.S. to Command One-Third of the Market Share in 2015
Figure 14 Treatment and Disposal Segment to Witness Highest Growth Rate in the Forecast Period Market
Figure 15 Incineration Segment to Witness Highest Growth Rate During the Forecast Period
Figure 16 Offsite Segment Will Continue to Lead the Market in the Forecast Period
Figure 17 Asia to Witness the Highest Growth Rate in the Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 18 Market: Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Challenges
Figure 19 Market: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 20 Medical Waste Treatment Process
Figure 21 Hazardous Waste Management Segment to Witness Highest Growth During the Forecast Period
Figure 22 Infectious & Pathological Waste Management Segment to Dominate the Hazardous Medical Waste Management Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 23 Treatment & Disposal Segment Will Dominate the Medical Waste Management Services Market
Figure 24 Incineration Segment Will Dominate the Market in the Forecast Period
Figure 25 Offsite Treatment Segment Will Dominate the Market in the Forecast Period
Figure 26 Geographic Snapshot (2014): Emerging Markets Hold Significant Growth Opportunities
Figure 27 Asia—An Attractive Market
Figure 28 Rising Geriatric Population Encouraging Medical Waste Management Driving Market Growth in the North American Region
Figure 29 Nonhazardous Waste Segment Will Dominate the U.S. Medical Waste Management Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 30 Germany Will Continue to Hold Largest Share in the European Medical Waste Management Market From 2015 to 2020
Figure 31 Asian Market to Grow at the Highest Rate During 2015-2020
Figure 32 Expansion, the Preferred Growth Strategy in the Market
Figure 33 Global Market Share, By Key Player, 2014
Figure 34 Battle for Market Share: Acquisitions & Partnerships, the Most Actively Adopted Strategy By Market Players

The global medical waste management market is driven by several factors such as increasing initiatives by regulatory authorities for improving medical waste management services, rising aging population, increasing number of conferences and symposia, and the generation of large amounts of medical waste. The outsourcing of medical waste management services and technological advancements has opened an array of opportunities for market growth. However, the need for high capital investment is expected to restrain market growth.

The medical waste management market is expected to reach USD 13.3 Billion by 2020 from USD 10.3 Billion in 2015 at a CAGR of 5.2%. This market is segmented based on type of waste, service, treatment type, treatment site, and geography.

Based on type of waste, the market is segmented into nonhazardous and hazardous waste. The hazardous waste segment includes infectious and pathological waste, sharps, pharmaceutical waste, and other medical waste. The nonhazardous waste segment accounted for the largest share of the market.

Based on services, the medical waste management market is segmented into collection, transportation and storage, treatment and disposal, recycling, and other services. The treatment and disposal segment accounted for the largest share of the market. Increasing government initiatives for the disposal of medical waste will drive the growth of this market.

Based on treatment type, the market is segmented into incineration, autoclaving, chemical treatment, and others. The incineration segment accounted for the largest share of this market. Growth in this segment can be attributed to technological advancements and the generation of large amounts of medical waste across the globe.

Based on treatment site, the market is segmented into offsite and onsite treatment. The offsite treatment segment accounted for the largest share of the market.

Medical Waste Management Market

The global medical waste management market is dominated by North America, followed by Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World (RoW). North America will continue to dominate the global market in the forecast period. However, Asia is expected to witness the highest CAGR, with growth centered on China, India, and Japan.

Key players in the market include BioMedical Waste Solutions, LLC (U.S.), Clean Harbors, Inc. (U.S.), Daniels Sharpsmart, Inc. (U.S.), REMONDIS Medison GmbH (Germany), Republic Services, Inc. (U.S.), Sharps Compliance, Inc. (U.S.), Stericycle, Inc. (U.S.), Suez Environnement S.A. (France), Veolia Environnement S.A. (France), and Waste Management, Inc. (U.S.).

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