Request clinical hazardous waste collection
Hazardous clinical waste can include:
- human tissue
- blood or bodily fluids
- swabs and / or dressings
- syringes, needles or other sharp instruments
- any infectious waste known or likely to be contaminated
Your collections will be made on the same day each week. On your first appointment, we will deliver orange hazardous clinical waste bags for your use.
We also operate a sharps container collection service from your home. On your first appointment, we will deliver sharps boxes for your use.
Hazardous clinical waste can come from the following places:
- care teaching or research
- collection of blood for transfusion,
which may cause infection to someone coming into contact with it.