January 13, 2020

Recycling program evolves to sustain gains in waste reduction

By: Judith M. Mathias, MA, RN
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Approximately 5.9 million tons of waste annually comes from the healthcare industry, and one-third of that waste comes directly from the OR. Each year, an increasing number of disposable products are used in the OR. To address this dilemma, an OR recycling performance…


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