Get help with collections of clinical waste

Hazardous clinical wastes should not be disposed of in your wheelie bin or blue sack. Examples of these include:

  • Dressings, bandages and swabs
  • Used syringes and hypodermic needles
  • Catheter and stoma bags
  • Feeding and drain tubes
  • Other waste from a client suffering from an infectious disease

Requests for a clinical waste collection are usually made via your doctor or other medical practitioner. However, you can also request a clinical waste collection yourself :

Request clinical waste collections online

Following your request, we will arrange for one of our team to visit your home to undertake an assessment of your needs. If the assessment confirms that you need a clinical waste collection, you will be issued with yellow sacks for the disposing of the waste.

Last updated: 03 May 2017. Was this information helpful?

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