Although 2020 was a year like no other, Colorado Medical Waste was an essential business serving the needs of the Division of Homeland Security, the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment and healthcare front line professionals across the state.
AURORA, CO., October 6, 2020 The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) Division of Environmental Health and Sustainability awards Colorado Medical Waste with the Environmental Leadership Program Silver Award. The ELP is a statewide environmental recognition and reward
“New data suggest that commercial incineration of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) doesn’t break down these hardy chemicals. Instead, it spreads them into surrounding areas.” Read the Article Here
What’s polluting Colorado’s air? 125 million tons a year of heat-trapping and hazardous gases
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According to the AAMC, hospitals and labs emit 4.4% of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions and are responsible for more than 5 million tons of waste each year. Check out their article to see what academic medicine is doing to
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Colorado Oil and Gas Study finds elevated health risk for residents near fracking sites