Medical Waste News

  • The return of Ebola

    In early May one of the most dangerous viruses in recent years made a return in the Democratic Republic of Congo with 17 confirmed deaths.  Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) has not been reported since the last major outbreak in 2014 which killed thousands across West Africa. ...

  • The future of Medical Waste treatment

    At Addfield we are proud of the fact that we produce some of the world’s most advanced solutions to Medical Waste Treatment.  Our MP range is currently changing the way that medical and clinical waste is being disposed of in many developing countries.  This range is trusted by world aid agencies and governments globally and here is a breakdown of why it is so popular. ...

  • Preparing for installation in Pakistan

    Within recent years we have seen our international reputation grow, as we work with increasing numbers of world aid agencies alongside governments in providing long-term solutions to treating the growing problem of increasing levels of Medical Waste. ...

  • The global leaders in medical incineration

    As the global leaders in medical waste incineration, we are committed to expanding the countries and organisations that we work with.  Today is the first day of Arab Health one of the worlds biggest Health Care exhibitions that is held in Dubai annually.  Continuing our planned international growth, a number of our top incineration experts are over in Dubai representing us ...

  • Continuous exporting success

    We have built our business as the experts in Incineration for more than 35 years, steadily growing our range and our reach.  Able to create the right machine for every requirement and that commitment has paid off allowing us to grow year upon year.  In the past couple of months, we have welcomed some of our largest contracts to date from multiple machine orders to one of the largest ...

  • You cannot just bury your medical waste

    A growing concern across many developing countries comes from the lack of infrastructure and dependable waste management. What some believe is the easiest approach to disposing of medical waste is just throwing it out into open ground, the next step in this process appears to be simply burying the waste and hoping that the problem takes care of itself. ...

  • Harden Medical Waste Processing Technology

    Medical waste is kind of hazardous waste in the city for its infectiousness which might be harmful to the environment and people’s health. Generally there are some various ways for medical waste processing, like sanitary landfill, incineration by pyralysis, autoclave sterilization, chemical disinfection, microwave sterilization, thermal decomposition, and plasma process, ect. ...

  • Another order from Pakistan

    We’ve written before in our weekly blogs how we always enjoy a feeling of pride and achievement every time we receive a new order. So when that order is from a brand new customer based in a country where we haven’t done business for a good many years, then it is doubly satisfying. But what makes this latest order from a leading medical institution based in Karachi, Pakistan so ...

  • MediBurn: Destroying Medical Waste in Developing Countries and Remote Locations

    A devastating earthquake occurs in Haiti. An outbreak of Ebola is reported in Africa. A volcano destroys half of the Caribbean island of Montserrat. What do they have in common? In each case, Elastec’s MediBurn was employed to assist in the recovery. MediBurn is a diesel fueled medical waste incinerator designed for use in hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, laboratories, blood banks and ...


    By Elastec

  • Introducing the new Wybone Sanitary Bin range

    We’ve manufactured a new range of sanitary bins, adapted from our clinical waste sackholders. They’re available in three sizes, 28, 42 and 80 litres; the smaller units fit comfortably next to toilets, and our larger nappy bins are perfect for wash rooms. Manufactured from galvanised steel, our units are powder coated in anti-bacterial coating to keep the sackholders ...


    By Wybone Ltd

  • The first Allburn incinerator is heading for Africa

    It is only a little over two months since we announced the launch of our new competitively priced Allburn range of waste incinerators, but already this cost-conscious concept has proved to be so attractive that we have completed our first order and it is now ready for shipment to Guinea in West Africa. We introduced the Allburn brand in a bid to meet the requirements of those customers who, ...

  • 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 ...

  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Sector Waste Review Service

    Pharmaceutical manufacturing plants generate a variety of waste streams throughout the production, supply and organisational processes. While the day-to-day activities are similar from one plant to the next, the actual processes used in pharmaceutical manufacturing vary widely. The pharmaceutical industry is highly competitive and many organisations are often ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • SlydEater

    An all-in-one solution to eliminate the cost and hassle of microscope slide disposal! The SlydEater is the first machine to exclusively pulverize glass slides and obliterate any identification affixed to those slides. The unrecognizable mound of glass dust can be tossed into regular trash, not in medical or red bag waste or expensive sharps ...


    By S&G Enterprises, Inc.

  • Safe shredding of dangerous waste

    Efficiency and economy as well as innovation are buzzwords that many claim for themselves these days. Service- and maintenance-friendly “eco”-shredders are advertised as the latest invention everywhere. We’ll have to wait and see whether there really is “eco” behind these “eco”-labels. Lindner-Recyclingtech has invested in these attributes for their ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • New bale opener K13/50T delivered to Hungary

    Our customer, an Hungarian cement factory, received the SatrindTech bale opener model K13/50T, able to process approximately 5 t/h. and integrated it inside a pilot line for CDR production. The scope of the supply is the opening of arrival bales to permit the eventual metal selection. New 3R13 shredder / 75ER inside a the plant for sterilization - It was installed and ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • Plant for hospital waste is triggered in Latvia

    It was installed and put into operation the new 3R13 shredder / 75ER inside a the plant for sterilization. Set up thanks to a collaboration with a customer of SatrindTech, the system, designed for the shredding and sterilization of medical waste, has a throughput of 1000 kg/h. ...


    By SatrindTech Srl

  • Medical Waste Incinerator Scrubber Used to Process Ebola Waste

    Envitech recently got noticed in a local news story by Michael Chen of Channel 10 News, “Local Company Helps Dispose of Ebola-tainted ...


    By Envitech, Inc.

  • MagneGas Signs Agreement to Treat Medical and Pharmaceutical Waste

    MagneGas® Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that includes among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today it has signed a Letter of Intent ("LOI") with Pioneer Recycling, LLC ("Pioneer"), a Tampa-based waste disposal provider, to test and treat liquid medical waste and expired ...


    By MagneGas Corporation

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