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Commercial Clinical Waste

The Council provides a clinical waste service for businesses such as dental practices, nursing homes, residential homes, beauty salons and tattooists. Clinical waste must not be mixed with normal rubbish and should be disposed of in accordance with the Environmental Protection Act 1990 and the Controlled Waste Regulations 1992.

Clinical waste includes: 

·       catheter bags, stoma bags and tubing

·       human or animal tissue

·       swabs, dressings and pads

·       syringes, needles or other sharp instruments

Weekly, fortnightly or monthly collections are offered, so that the service meets your business needs or circumstances. If you request an as required contract you can contact the Council to receive a collection the following week.

Please fill in our form to request a quote.


Domestic customers

If you are a patient being treated at home please speak to your medical practitioner first before completing the above form. All requests for patient collections should be referred through their medical practitioner in the first instance using our referral form.

The Council also provides a separate sharps (needles) collection for patients that have been diagnosed with Diabetes which requires medication via injections, please go to our domestic clinical collections page for further details.

 

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Environment

Here you will find information on environmental and planning issues. This section provides a wealth of information including details on how to make or enquire about a planning application, rubbish, waste and recycling information.

 


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