Although the REMEDY program is a responsible means of appropriately segregating operating room waste and diverting unused supplies from the waste stream, we suggest contacting one of the following organizations for comprehensive information about the environmental impact of hospital waste.
Health Care Without Harm
Hospitals for a Healthy Environment
Sustainable Hospitals Project
ASHES (American Society For Healthcare Environmental Services)
EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
SHWEC (Solid and Hazardous Waste Education Center)