Welcome to first issue of ‘The Healthcare Waste Manager’, a newsletter for professionals in both the healthcare waste management industry and those interested in vocational training in the waste sector.
The newsletter is the official publication of the new EU Healthcare Waste Management Project funded under the Leonardo Da Vinci Programme within the framework of the Lifelong Learning Programme by the European Union —Education, Audio-visual & Culture Executive Agency. The newsletter will be published on a quarterly basis and the next one will out in December later this year. The newsletter will be a focal point for disseminating project news and will also feature news from the industry itself from around the EU. There are 12 partners in total and each of the first 6 issues of the newsletter will feature profiles from two of the partners. This issue features the profiles of the UK and Italian partners ICERMS and SINERGIE respectively.