The healthcare industry is a key sector for recycling and waste management, with many prime areas for rebates and cost-cutting. Responsible disposal is a must, particularly when it comes to hazardous or clinical waste. The healthcare sector has been a key strategic focus for Betts Envirometal for many years, and the company has a proven track record when it comes to assisting healthcare providers in sustainably disposing of their waste.

Just some of the Healthcare waste items which can be dealt with by Betts Envirometal:

  • X-ray film – Flexible storage, archiving and recycling services. Silver can be extracted from x-rays, providing the client with a useful financial rebate
  • Chemical collection and disposal (eg chemical waste from labs)
  • Paper, card and confidential records for secure destruction and recycling
  • Incinerator waste
  • WEEE such as dialysis machines, analysers, medical freezers and cardiology equipment
  • Dental Amalgams 
  • Secure waste
  • Out of date pharmaceuticals
  • Out of date wound dressings
  • Light tubes
  • Other everyday items such as batteries and toner cartridges