Clinical waste

Clinical waste items are only collected from individual households at the request of health trusts, health centres, doctors or district nurses.

Further information

Christmas and New Year collection changes

  • Tuesday 24 December and Wednesday 25 December collections will be made on Monday 23 December
  • Thursday 26 December collections will be made on Friday 27 December
  • Tuesday 31 December and Wednesday 1 January collections will be made on Monday 30 December.

Sharps boxes

The sharps box collection service is available for patients who self treat at home. Sharps box can only be obtained by prescription through the NHS. 

Collection of boxes

We will collect a minimum of five boxes at a time. When you have the minimum number of boxes, please use the contact details at the bottom of this page to get in touch to arrange a collection date and clinical bag. Please ensure your bags are ready by 7am on collection day.

Cancelling a collection

If you need to cancel, or stop collections for a while, please let us know or ask your health centre/nurse to contact us.

Contact us

Ring us on: 0116 454 6740