EASTON, Pa., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Daniels
Sharpsmart Inc., the world’s largest provider of reusable systems
for sharps disposal and the second largest company in the medical
waste disposal industry in the United States, will be celebrating
the launch of their new facility at 925 Conroy Place in Easton, Pa.
with a grand opening ceremony on Tuesday, August 16 from 3 p.m. to
The grand opening will feature a ribbon cutting ceremony with
Dan Daniels, founder of Daniels Sharpsmart, and Markus Koch, CEO of
Daniels Sharpsmart, making the trip from the company’s headquarters
in Australia. The following dignitaries will present at the
grand opening ceremony: U.S. Congressman Charles Dent, U.S.
Senator Pat Toomey, State Senator Bob Mensch, and State
Representative Joe Emrick. Members of the Greater Lehigh
Valley Chamber of Commerce and local officials will also be present
for the grand opening.
“By having a facility in Easton, Pa., we’ll be able to better
serve our clients in the Northeast region and to continue our
growth to meet regional market demands,” said David Skinner, Vice
President of Daniels. “We’re looking forward to providing a
safe, cost-effective and eco-friendly option for sharps and medical
waste disposal for our clients in the region.”
In addition to making healthcare safer and greener in the
Northeast region, the facility is expected to have a positive
impact on the local economy of Easton, PA. The 21,850
square-foot facility will initially employ up to 15 employees
ranging from plant manager, assistant plant manager and
administrative support roles to production, plant workers and truck
drivers. At full capacity the facility is expected to expand
to employing more than 50 employees.
Daniels Sharpsmart is committed to developing safe,
environmentally friendly products and services for healthcare
workers to reduce risk for healthcare organizations. Their