Healthcare waste management.

There are a number of competing factors when it comes to waste management in Healthcare, there always have been and always will be.

Whether you're balancing budget targets, working towards environmental goals, or simply encouraging your care teams to recycle; we understand the problems you face.

Better yet, we can develop solutions that work with you, not against you, so you can drive out costs without negative impact to your organisation.

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Working with you.

Changing behaviour unlocks recycling rate improvements. We work with you to develop these changes and create lasting results. This could be through introducing effective on-site communication or measuring impact to maximise the benefits of improved waste management.

Your goal is our goal – to drive out costs and enjoy the route to long-term sustainable savings. It’s about more than lift rates. We look beyond these and focus on reusing and reduction as we work with you.

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Clinical waste services.

We ensure the safe handling, transportation, and disposal of all clinical waste, regardless of volume or location. This enables you to have a simple, efficient, and cost-effective solution for the management of your clinical waste.

Case studies

"We cannot fault the service delivery, professionalism, or enthusiasm of the team."

Christopher Hayes, Environment and Sustainability Manager

Healthcare insights.

13 May 2019

Bristol Airport recycles 1 tonne of paper cups 2 months after launching new scheme

Nearly a tonne of paper cups has been recycled at Bristol Airport as a result of a new process introduced in partnership with SWRnewstar in March. If those cups were placed end to end they would reach three times the length of the runway!

26 April 2019

2019 National Recycling Awards shortlist announced

It’s exciting to confirm that Aldi, First MTR South West Railways and Nationwide Crash Repair Centres are in the running for 2019 MRW National Recycling Awards. We’re proud to see the excellent results being achieved by three very different businesses in partnership with SWRnewstar included in the shortlist.

12 March 2019

SWRnewstar becomes part of Biffa’s Industrial & Commercial Division

Biffa announces that it is has acquired Specialist Waste Recycling (SWRnewstar) as a new route to market.

Specialist contact.

To find out more about how we can help your Healthcare organisation, just give us a call on 0800 432 0550 or contact us online. Speak directly with a member of the Healthcare organisation team.

Stephen Cameron

Stephen Cameron

Sales Director

Stephen joined SWR in 2009 to set up the business in Scotland. He was appointed to SWR’s Board in 2014; leading business development activity as turnover has grown from £15m to £32m in 2017.