The term clinical waste is used to describe the waste produced from healthcare and similar activities. Clinical waste may pose the risk of injury or infection to individuals within the vicinity of the items or at risk of exposure to waste.
The correct management of clinical waste for businesses is extremely important. It is a necessity to identify and categorise the kind of waste that you are producing and make the necessary arrangements to segregate and then dispose of the waste properly. Depending on the nature of your organisation this may include all manner of clinical and human waste.
Defined in the 'Control of Waste Regulation 1992' human waste includes:
If you are on the lookout for a fully compliant clinical waste collection and management service, Environm8 can assist you at every step of the removal and disposal process. We offer services to nursing home and care facilities, tattooists, dental practices, vets and funeral parlours. Envirom8 also offers a professional advice and guidance prior to any arranged collection services.