Government updates health waste guidance

The Department of Health has updated its waste guidance for health trusts, hospitals and general medical practitioners

The Department of Health has updated its waste guidance for health trusts, hospitals and general medical practitioners. It includes changes to legislation on environmental permitting and transport.

The document details how management of healthcare waste can allow cost savings, safer working practices and reduced carbon emissions. It also advocates a greater focus on the waste hierarchy through procurement practices, and the elimination, minimisation, recycling and recovery of waste.

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