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Book a sharps or clinical waste collection

You can use this service to request a collection of sharps, needles, medical waste or infectious waste.

Christmas and New Year collections.

There will be no ad hoc clinical waste collections during Christmas week or New Year week. Scheduled collections will still take place but the collection day may change.

Instead of... Your collection will be...
Christmas Day (25 December) Friday 27 December
New Year's Day (1 January) Thursday 2 January

Normal service will be resumed from Wednesday 8 January.

Before you start

Before booking a collection please note the following:

  • Collections are carried out every Wednesday
  • We will confirm the date of your collection after your booking has been processed
  • Collections are only available for NHS patients who live in the borough

Incontinence pads and nappies are not classed as clinical waste. You can put them into a bag and then into your green bin.

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