Clinical Waste Guidelines

The Department of Health has released the Clinical and related waste guidance – Supplement for healthcare staff . The supplement aligns with the Environmental Protection Agencies' (EPA) Clinical and related waste – operational guidance (IWRG612) and is a user-friendly guide for Victorian hospitals and health services, providing a simple and practical decision-making process to help health service staff identify whether items are clinical waste, landfill waste or recyclable.

A hard copy is available here