Information and Resource Library

NPR features Okra Medical on The South Carolina Business Review.
Feb 17, 2023

In an interview with Mike Switzer, the COO of Okra Medical talks about the company’s new onsite destruction product for dangerous drug wastage like opioids. Click below to listen to the interview.

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Senator Tim Scott features Okra Medical on first installment of #TSGoodNews.
Apr 30, 2020

Senator Tim Scott features Okra Medical on first installment of #TSGoodNews. Okra Medical generously donated thousands of medical masks to eight hospitals and one pediatric group serving on the frontlines of COVID-19.

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Not sure how to get rid of extra opioids or antibiotics? The pharmacy may not know, either
Feb 02, 2020

When it comes to getting rid of prescription drugs, fewer than half of the pharmacies...

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Press Releases

SafeMedWaste Expands Disposal List of Controlled Substances
May 04, 2021

Product Developers add Testosterone to the Growing List of Disposal Options as they Prepare to Launch the Innovative, Disposal Solution

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Former SC Lawmaker Marks 5th Anniversary of Death with Hope for Future
Mar 31, 2021

Eric Bedingfield Shares Story of Son’s Overdose to Help Fight Opioid Abuse

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Okra Medical Receives a U.S. Patent for SafeMedWaste
Jun 22, 2020

Okra Medical is pleased to announce The US Patent and Trademark Office issued a Patent for Okra’s SafeMedWaste product suite which provides a safe, environmentally friendly, and cost-effective solution to ending the lifecycle of highly-addictive controlled substances, including opioids.

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Product Information

SMW Product Sheet
#LPS0001Sep 07, 2021

Formulations and sizes manufacturing, healthcare, and government.

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SMW Technical Sheet
#LTS0001Oct 09, 2020

An overview of the next-generation technology behind SafeMedWaste.

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SMW Marketing Sheet
#LMS0001Sep 09, 2020

A safe, affordable solution for onsite destruction of controlled substance waste.

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Okra Medical Introduces SafeMedWaste
#VG0001Jan 07, 2020

Innovating the Future of Controlled Substance Waste Management

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How to Use SafeMedWaste
#VI0001Jan 01, 2021

Fast, complete onsite drug waste destruction

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Development and Implementation of SafeMedWaste
#P0002Jan 01, 2021

A chemical denaturant for disposal of controlled drug waste.

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Medicine Disposal Products
#P0001Mar 03, 2019

An overview of products and performance questions.

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