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.

16 October 2019

Mind the gap: how the transport sector can meet targets to reduce on-the-go waste

Mind the Gap: Dan Brown outlines a 5 stop journey to reduce on-the-go waste for the transport sector and reach ambitious recycling targets

20 September 2019

YHA remove half a million plastic bottles from network

YHA were 1 of 5 successful applicants to the Waitrose & Partners and Hubbub plastic fund. Following a national campaign to identify the most exciting and innovative plastic reduction schemes YHA secured a share of the £1m fund. Half a million plastic bottles removed from network.

10 September 2019

Going ‘All In’ on the Resource and Waste Strategy

Responses to the first round of consultations on the Resource and Waste Strategy have been published, now it's crucial to maintain momentum to implement change. Which DRS system will be best? How will consistent recycling look? What will Extended Producer Responsibility cover?

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.