Medical Waste News

  • The countdown to Dubai is on

    Preparations are well underway to unveil our latest medical waste disposal expertise. After what seems to be months of planning we are now only a matter of a few weeks away from Arab Health, the Middle East’s biggest and most ...


    By Todaysure Limited

  • 2016 SNO Conference Will Focus on Sustainable Nanotechnology Systems

    The 2016 Sustainable Nanotechnology Organization (SNO) conference will be held November 10-12, 2016. The conference sessions will be organized around selected “systems,” and sessions will be populated with talks on applications, effects and implications, analytical methods, and lifecycle aspects of nanomaterials within each system. The aims are to identity where nanomaterials and ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Merck’s New Steritest™ Symbio Pump Accessories Enable Faster, Safer Sterility Testing in Any Setting

    Merck, a leading science and technology company, has introduced a set of Steritest™ Symbio Pump systems accessories that accelerate and streamline sterility testing workflows. The new accessories address testing challenges in various ...


    By Merck Millipore

  • European NGOs Call On European Commission To Follow Through On Their Promise To Address The Problem Of Pharmaceuticals In The Environment

    Yesterday, five NGOs, representing hundreds of environmental and health organisations in all 28 European Union Member States, sent a joint letter to European Commission (EC) President Jean-Claude Junker, Vice-President Frans Timmermans, Commissioner for the Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Karmenu Vella, and Commissioner for Health & Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis, calling for ...

  • Cost savings for healthcare estates delivered through improved waste management

    GPT Waste began talks with a global hospital group with a network of over 30 hospital facilities in the UK. As part of the process, GPT Waste undertook site visits to audit the existing waste across each of the facilities. The results of the audit highlighted that several thousand tonnes of waste was being produced per year due to existing clinical waste disposal methods that were in place. ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Identifying Sewer Gas Exposure Risks in Commercial and Residential Properties

    Many people have at one time or another walked into a home or building and immediately encountered the unpleasant odor associated with sewer gas. Exposure to these objectionable odors can not only be distressing, in high enough concentrations they can even create health and safety concerns for building occupants.   Sewer gas is a complex mixture of ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • The Evolution of A Shredder: Uni-Shear SR500

    How long can a machine really last? Apparently, forever, according to SSI Shredding Systems, located in Wilsonville, Oregon. SSI specializes in building solutions for waste and material processing. They really do build and service machines that last for a lifetime. This philosophy starts with every machine that they make, and have made, for 35 years.  SSI has installations in over ...


    By SSI Shredding Systems, Inc.

  • Temperature measurement with Resistance Temperature Detectors (RTD)

    Heating, destiling, evaporating, sterilizing, cooling and freezing – Temperature is the most measured parameter in the process industry, food production and in the production of pharmaceuticals, in order to ensure the quality of products and the safety of the plant. Worldwide the temperature measurement using RTDs has established itself as the dominating technology. This ...


    By Endress Hauser

  • U.S. Environmental Contracting Business Grows to $24.5 Billion in Revenues

    The U.S. Environmental Contracting* business generated $24.5 billion in revenues in 2015, with Remediation & Industrial Services contributing $13.6-billion and Hazardous Waste Management contributing $10.9-billion, according to new research by Environmental Business International Inc., publisher of Environmental Business Journal (EBJ). ...

  • Veolia North America moving headquarters to Boston

    Veolia, the global leader in environmental solutions and optimized resource management, has announced that it is moving its headquarters to Boston. The company stated that the Boston “region’s innovation and sustainability culture is a perfect fit for the world’s largest environmental services company.” Veolia North America is a member of the International District Energy ...

  • Perma Pure to Exhibit at the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) Annual Conference

    Perma Pure LLC, a global leader of gas conditioning solutions for medical, scientific, and environmental monitoring applications, today announced that the Company will be participating at the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) Annual Conference & Exhibition, being held from June 20-23, in New Orleans, LA. The Perma Pure exhibit, ...


    By Perma Pure LLC

  • Ecomondo World Tour

    With Ecomondo and Key Energy the “Italian-made green technology” is becoming a key actor in five continents. In fact, the 32-date international road show that Rimini Fiera has scheduled in collaboration with the Ministry for the Environment, Emilia Romagna Region and the main trade associations to present the expos dedicated to the “environment system“ which from 8th to ...


    By Rimini Fiera S.p.A

  • Tecam Group exhibited on 5-7 May 2016 at IE Expo Shanghai exhibition

    Tecam Group exhibited on 5-7 May 2016 at IE Expo Shanghai exhibition to promote its environmental technology for Emissions Treatment and for Industrial Waste Incineration. It was a very positive meeting point for international experts, where Tecam Group was able to welcome visitors to its stand and present its efficient technology for the industry. Regarding Emissions Treatment, Tecam Group ...


    By Tecam Group

  • Beware the Slippery Slope: Slips, Trips, and Falls at Healthcare Facilities

    Hospitals are safe places to work - right? Well, maybe not. US Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics for 2014 (the most recent year published) show that total recordable case rate for hospitals (injury and illness cases per 100 full-time workers) is 6.2. The hospital injury rate is higher ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • Tecam Group to introduce its environmental technology at IE Expo 2016 Shanghai

    The environmental technology supplier Tecam Group will be introducing its technology for the industry at IE Expo Shanghai exhibition, which will be held in Shanghai from 5th to 7th May 2016. Tecam Group will be promoting its two business units at this event: both Emissions Treatment and Industrial Waste Incineration. Regarding Emissions Treatment, Tecam Group will be showcasing its Regenerative ...


    By Tecam Group

  • Antea Group Releases New White Paper on Hazardous Waste Management Services in the Healthcare Sector

    Since the early 1980’s hazardous waste management in this country has largely consisted of a “one size fits all” set of stringent regulations promulgated under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). The regulations presume that manufacturers and commercial operations generate relatively predictable amounts of hazardous waste from specific locations and processes. ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • Penton’s WasteExpo 2016 explores a future without food waste

    Penton’s WasteExpo, North America's largest solid waste, recycling and organics industry event, today officially announced it will host the Food Recovery Forum, a special two-day event centered on this booming industry. The conference program was developed in collaboration with Dr. Stuart Buckner, former Executive Director of the U.S. Composting Council. WasteExpo is scheduled to take place ...


    By Penton

  • Our MD concludes his tenure as WAMASON First President

    Our Managing Director Mr R. M. Ossai, a professional to the core with great desire to developing the Nigerian Waste Management Industry, founded Waste Management Society of Nigeria along with others in 2004. Under his administration, the Society developed to a recognised national industry professional Organisation that has participated in the development of National Framework in various sector of ...


    By The Initiates Plc., (TIP)

  • Arvia Wins Innovation Award At WEX Global

    Entitled “Water, Energy and an End to Waste: Winning Strategies for the Resource Revolution”, the 10th Anniversary programme of WEX Global focused on the water sector. Presentations of innovative technologies took centre-stage on 1st March, when the award for Innovation was announced during the WEX Gala Dinner. The interactive Innovation forum featured short presentations by ...


    By Arvia Technology

  • Education Programs at Penton’s WasteExpo 2016 will offer waste, recycling and organics industry intelligence

    When Penton’s WasteExpo, North America's largest solid waste, recycling and organics industry event, returns to Las Vegas June 6-9, 2016, the education component alone is going to give attendees a leg up on the most innovative advances and ideas in waste management. The conference program was developed in collaboration with the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA). ...


    By Penton

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