Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_4647

Date Request Received: 10/10/2018 08:50:18

Date Request Replied To: 08/11/2018 08:51:03

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Request Summary: Amount / Costs of disposal of waste

Request Category: Health

Question Number 1:
Please could you provide the following information relating to the amount, cost, methods and reporting of the disposal and treatment of municipal, healthcare and clinical waste.

The questions below relate to bagged waste only, including the following:

• Municipal waste, residual (not segregated for recycling);
• Municipal waste, recyclable (segregated by single type or as a comingled recyclable stream);
• Offensive waste;
• Infectious waste streams, orange and yellow categories (not sharps).

Please see attached.
Answer To Question 1:
ERIC Ref Volume - tonnes Cost
1 S08 01 + 02 Black Bag Waste 416 £63,065.00
2 S08 03 + 04 Clinical Waste 442 £199,959
3 S08 05 + 06 Waste Recycling 329 £39,598

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