The SMDSA has developed a wide range of resources which provide insight and information on regulations, policies, consultations and best practice in healthcare and hygiene waste management.
Managing Healthcare Type Waste from Non-Healthcare Activities
This is a guidance document aimed for those managing healthcare type wastes produced at premises that are not considered to be traditional healthcare providers, i.e. police, beauty salons, tattooist, chiropractors etc. It outlines basic legal requirements and helps the reader segregate and manage their waste effectively. It includes handling, packaging and collection information as well as paperwork requirements.
SMDSA Articles of Association
Technical Guidance WM3
This short presentation was given by a member at the SMDSA meeting on 15 April 2015. It highlights the implications of the implementation, by the EA, of WM3 “Guidance on the Classification and Assessment of Waste” in June this year. A copy of the draft guidance document which was issued for consultation can be found here http://bit.ly/1xPKoQX