Sharps Compliance Announces First Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Conference Call and Webcast

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HOUSTON, Oct. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sharps Compliance Corp. (Nasdaq:SMED) ("Sharps" or the "Company"), a leading full-service provider of solutions for the cost-effective management of medical waste, used healthcare materials and unused dispensed medications, announced that it will release its first quarter fiscal year 2014 results (ended September 30, 2013) before the opening of financial markets on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.

The Company will host a conference call and webcast to review its results, key market initiatives and business strategy, followed by a question-and-answer session.

Fiscal 2014 First Quarter Earnings Conference Call

October 23, 2013

11:00 a.m. Eastern Time / 10:00 a.m. Central Time

Phone: (201) 689-8560
(No pass code needed)

Internet Webcast:

Webcast listeners will have the opportunity to submit questions to the speakers. Select questions will be summarized and addressed during the question-and-answer portion of the call.

A telephonic replay will be available from 2:00 p.m. ET the day of the teleconference until Wednesday, November 6, 2013. To listen to the archived call, dial (858) 384-5517 and enter conference ID number 420953. A transcript will be posted to Sharps' website once available.

About Sharps Compliance Corp.

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Sharps Compliance is a leading full-service provider of comprehensive medical waste management services throughout North America. Its strategy is to capture a large part of the estimated $3.8 billion untapped market for its solutions by targeting the major agencies that are interrelated with this medical waste stream, including pharmaceutical manufacturers, home healthcare providers, retail pharmacies and clinics, the U.S. government and the professional market which is comprised of physicians, dentists and veterinary practices. The Company's flagship product, the Sharps® Recovery System is a comprehensive solution for the containment, transportation, treatment and tracking of medical waste and used healthcare materials. The Company has partnered with Daniels Sharpsmart in a joint marketing alliance to serve the entire U.S. medical waste market, addressing small and large quantity medical waste generators with highly cost-effective and compliant solutions. Its innovative offerings serve the needs of healthcare and physician's facilities, dental groups and veterinarians that have multi-site and multi-size locations.

More information on the Company and its products can be found on its website at:

CONTACT: For more information contact: Diana P. Diaz Sharps Compliance Corp. Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Phone: (713) 660-3547 Email: - OR - Deborah Pawlowski Kei Advisors LLC Investor Relations Phone: (716) 843-3908 Email:

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