waste regulation

WM3 arrives

WM3, the Environment Agency’s Waste Classification – Guidance on the classification and assessment of waste is upon us, handed down from on high as if on tablets of stone. WM2 had an […]

Just published: Healthcare Wastes Blenkharn JI In, Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. Elsevier Inc, 2015. 25pp http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.09488-4 Available only from Elsevier Last updated: Saturday, May 16, 2015

Tissue waste disposal will generally necessitate high temperature incineration, or perhaps Resomation. Highly regulated more for aesthetic reasons than for concerns regarding infection – though even the most amorphous blob of […]

“A man who authorities think dumped vials of blood and used syringes into the Arkansas River was charged Friday in connection with the theft of medical waste from a Tulsa […]

In the US and Canada, it is apparently illegal to stand still and protest. Instead, we witness the rather ridiculous snake of people walking almost aimlessly in a loop while […]

CQC closes nursing home

There has been much publicity concerning the enforced closure by the CQC of the Merok Park nursing home in Surrey. It is reported that conditions were little short of appalling, but […]