with a Hospital Recycling Program
Welcome to HospiCycle, HPRC’s complete free guide for hospitals implementing plastics recycling programs. To see the full overview, click here.
Once you have confirmed your hospital’s commitment to sustainability and readiness, it is time to develop your healthcare plastics recycling program. Tools within this section help you characterize your waste, create partnerships to recycle selected healthcare plastics, and establish a recycling strategy for managing the plastics included in your program.
Tools for Getting Started
Determine which of three proven approaches to recycling is right for your hospital.
Customize templates to help you prepare training materials for hospital staff.
Tips to help you develop and streamline your plastics recycling program.
Calculate the amount of space needed for recycling and how to organize it, with additional tips for hospitals dealing with limited available space.
Explore various types of recycling equipment and how to discuss your needs with your recycling partner.
Understand how federal, state, and local laws on recycling can help you create an effective program.