Can the clinical waste industry cope with coronavirus?

The clinical waste industry has said there is spare capacity but concerns remain over ageing infrastructure and workforce availability as the country goes into lockdown

by Conor McGlone
Intensive care unit at Bichat Hospital in northern Paris. Healthcare systems around the world are fighting to contain the coronavirus outbreak. Photograph: Anne Chaon/Getty Images
Intensive care unit at Bichat Hospital in northern Paris. Healthcare systems around the world are fighting to contain the coronavirus outbreak. Photograph: Anne Chaon/Getty Images

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