Alpha Logic provide a waste disposal solution for hospitals, surgeries, dentists and other organisations that handle clinical waste.
Handling, transporting and disposing of medical waste is a specialist service which we have experience of managing for our clients.
Clinical waste is classified as any waste which, unless rendered safe, may be hazardous or infectious to any person coming into contact with it. Clinical waste examples include:
• Hypodermic needles and scalpels;
• Drugs or pharmaceuticals;
• Human or animal tissue;
• Blood or bodily fluids.
Clinical Waste Disposal Regulations
The handling and disposal of clinical waste is governed by the:
• Controlled Waste Regulations 2002;
• Environmental Protection Act 1990;
• Carriage of Dangerous Goods Regulations;
• Hazardous Waste Regulations.
Clinical waste disposal must not cause pollution to the environment or harm human health or other living organisms. With such an array of regulations to comply with, our customers can be confident that their legal obligations will be taken care of by our clinical waste disposal service.