Waste Package Marking

Waste Package Marking

An independent review into serious and organised waste crime, commissioned by the Home Office last year, found that the lack of digital record-keeping is exploited by organised criminals who mislabel waste to avoid landfill tax or illegally export it. To help tackle...
Preventing Needle Stick Injuries

Preventing Needle Stick Injuries

Preventing Needle Stick Injuries We have experienced a four-fold increase in needle stick injuries while collecting healthcare waste this year, compared to last. The main root causes were: – Overfilled sharps container led to a needle poking through the lid....
Medisort’s new Nappy Waste Collection Project

Medisort’s new Nappy Waste Collection Project

Springtime is considered an opportunity for fresh new beginnings and signals new ventures, which is certainly accurate for us here at Medisort. This season we are proud to be launching our new Absorbent Hygiene Products (AHP) Collections program, to encourage the...
How to dispose of beauty salon waste

How to dispose of beauty salon waste

Beauty treatments generate large amounts of waste, from waxing strips to acupuncture needles and everything in between. The difficulty for new salon owners is often devising a beauty waste management plan that ensures clinical waste is separated from domestic waste,...