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Many 1,000s of polypropylene items are in use at any one time, in hospitals across the country, including healthcare consumables such as slide sheets, wraps and patient transfer sheets. 
 
Unfortunately, the majority of healthcare polypropylene consumables are either incinerated or sent to a landfill site.
 
It doesn’t have to be this way. The Sterimelt process can make a positive change for the environment.

The bosses of Coca-Cola and Pepsi promised Thursday that "huge progress" would be made by 2030 to reduce plastic waste, which contaminates humans, wildlife, and oceans.
 
Soft drink archrivals James Quincey and Ramon Laguarta participated in a panel on the plastic economy, a recurring theme at the World Economic Forum in Davos, alongside Dow Chemical boss Jim Fitterling and others.

The University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust now has reportedly England’s first polypropylene recycling unit in the healthcare sector

Contrary to information put out by media channels such as the BBC, Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) is 100% recyclable and 1000's of tonnes of polystyrene are recycled every year in the UK. Re-processed EPS can be manufactured into items such as beach huts, picnic benches, fence panels and picture frames.

The GPT Waste Management White Paper shows cost savings for healthcare estates from improved waste management.

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