Healthcare facilities and services produce tons of waste every day. Waste therefore offers many opportunities for us to significantly shrink our environmental footprint by minimising or eliminating the generation of waste at the source, segregating ordinary waste from infectious waste and diverting recyclable waste from the solid waste stream.


Zero Waste Scotland

We lead Scotland to use products and resources responsibly, focusing on where we can have the greatest impact on climate change

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Circular Economy Strategy for Scotland

Our circular economy strategy to build a strong economy, protect our resources and support the environment.

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