Household collections

Clinical waste

Clinical waste is any waste which may pose a threat of infection to people.

Medicines (liquids, tablets or injections), sharps bins and needles (used, unused, packaged or loose) which are no longer required must not, under any circumstances, be discarded at the Council's Household Waste Recycling Sites or put into your domestic waste bin.

To dispose of sharps and medicine waste, you can:

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Last Updated: 11/05/2016