Knowledge Centre

Knowledge Centre

As a clinical partner, we want to empower you to provide a safer environment for your staff, greater waste segregation outcomes for lower environmental impact, and a more efficient workflow. To do this, we have compiled some of our best resources to help you achieve safety in sharps handling and optimised biomedical waste management within your facility. 

What is Considered Biomedical Waste?

In Canada biomedical waste is defined by the federal government, but there are also r...

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How To Safely Dispose of Controlled Substances

Learn how to properly dispose of controlled substances, a critical component of safe...

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4 Practical Ideas for Reducing Patient Interruptions and Why It Matters

Patient interruptions can have devastating effects on treatment outcomes in Canada. L...

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What Sets Sharpsmart Apart from Other Medical Waste Containers?

As a reusable sharps disposal containers designed to meet the strictest possible need...

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5 Essential New Year’s Resolutions to Adopt in 2024

The new year is a good time to review waste management policies and processes. Here a...

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Day-To-Day Challenges Facing EVS Professionals In Acute Care Facilities

EVS professionals are central to any acute care facility. Learn about the challenges...

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So You’ve Just Been Stuck with A Sharp. Now What?

Getting stuck by a sharp requires fast action. For Canadian healthcare professionals,...

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Does Your Sharps Container Pass the Candy Test?

Hands must never be able to enter a sharps container; safety with such high risk at s...

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