Clinical Waste Disposal & Services
As well as dealing with your sanitary waste, Hygenie also deal with clinical waste disposal and servicing.
Hygenie offers clinical waste disposal and services to organisations in and around Birmingham, Nuneaton, Coventry, Oxford, Warwickshire, Leicester, Northampton and Nottingham. We’d love to work with you if you are based anywhere between London and Manchester.
Soft clinical waste from dentists is classed as hazardous and needs to be collected and disposed of by a licensed waste carrier.
Hygenie will help you to make sure you are complying will all relevant legislation including advice on completing a pre-acceptance audit.
We will collect and incinerate all hazardous waste, providing you with a consignment note on each collection which you will need for your records.
At Hygenie, we work to the ‘Safe Management of Healthcare Waste’ (SMHW) guidance published by the Department of Health (2006) which introduced a colour-coded system for the management and disposal of sharps and other healthcare wastes.
- Orange – sharps not contaminated with any medicinal products
- Yellow – sharps contaminated with medicinal products
- Purple – sharps contaminated with ‘cyto’ medicinal products
All units are supplied in various sizes from 0.5 litres to 22 litres.
Pharmi bins designed for the safe collection, transportation and disposal of solid medicinal waste in original packaging ie tablets (not cytotoxic or cytostatic) available in 5 litres and 22 litres.
As mentioned above, soft clinical waste from dentists is classed as hazardous and needs to be collected and disposed of by a licensed waste carrier.
Dental and X-Ray Package
We offer a range of clinical waste disposal packages to suit your requirements. Hygenie supplies containers for the following waste:
- Amalgam capsules/sludge
- Lead foil
- Fixer and developer
- Tooth boxes
- Gypsum container
The collection frequency can be tailored to match your requirements.
Do you require clinical waste disposal services or products in Birmingham, Coventry, Nuneaton, Oxford, Warwickshire, Leicester, Northampton or Nottingham? Please get in touch!