What helped one medical center reduce its annual waste disposal cost by $19,000? It began recycling its surgical “blue wrap,” a material used to wrap and sterilize its surgical tools. Here’s how recycling your blue wrap can increase your sustainability efforts and save you money.
We hear the same question from infectious waste generators over and over again: How can I dispose of my waste compliantly and affordably? It’s a big question that requires a comprehensive answer. That’s why we’ve put together a “Guide to Infectious Waste Done Right,” which we invite you to download at the end of this post. Read more
Most producers of even small amounts of infectious waste depend on a waste disposal company for pick up. However, in many cases, a mail back system has proven to be a more cost-effective way for homes and smaller clinics to dispose of their medical waste. Read more