Healthcare Waste

Every day, the problem gets bigger.

 

 waste generation in the U.S.


The Problem With Landfills

  • Waste becomes a permanent element in nature, left for future generations to uncover
  • Increased costs as available land becomes increasingly scarce
  • Long term impacts, including leachate
  • There are better, innovative alternatives

THe problem with common treatment

  • Produces contaminated effluent
  • Waste is recognizable after treatment
  • Noxious odors and toxic fumes
  • Waste is wet after processing
  • Unusable post treatment
  • Waste still goes to landfills