Clinical Waste Collections
- Group A: All human tissue including blood soiled dressings, swabs and other soiled waste from treatment areas.
- Group B: Used hypodermic needles*.
- Group E: Incontinence pads, colostomy bags, used disposable bedpans and bedpan liners.
We cannot collect:
*†any needles or dressings that have been used to administer Cytotoxic/Cytostatic medicines or anything you are told to label as Cytotoxic/Cytostatic waste. For advice on how to dispose of these items, please contact the dispensing pharmacy/surgery/hospital.
Group D waste (drugs and pharmaceuticals).
|Service Type||Container Costs|
|Group A Waste||£2.65 per sack delivered|
|Group B Waste||£7.50 per box delivered|
|Group E Waste||£1.90 per sack delivered|
|Incineration Charge (A/B Waste)||£1.40 per sack/box incinerated|
|Disposal Charge (E Waste)||£1.00 per sack disposed of|
|Collection Charge||£18.00 per visit|
Commercial clinical waste must not be mixed with other rubbish and must be disposed of in accordance with the regulations listed in the Environmental Protection Act 1990 and The Controlled Waste Regulations 1992, requiring the use of specially marked sacks and/or sharps boxes.