Internal Reference Number: FOI_5286
Date Request Received: 12/09/2019 09:45:48
Date Request Replied To: 08/10/2019 10:10:16
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Request Summary: Food wastage
Request Category: Companies
|Question Number 1:|
How many patients and staff do you cater for?
|Answer To Question 1:|
It varies greatly from day to day. Patients aprox 480 per day. There are around 4,200 staff here.
|Question Number 2:|
How much food waste is generated every day?
|Answer To Question 2:|
Each day is very different so unable to give an answer.
|Question Number 3:|
How do you dispose of it?
|Answer To Question 3:|
|Question Number 4:|
Do you have it collected or do you use a macerator?
|Answer To Question 4:|
|Question Number 5:|
Do you have an approximate monthly cost for disposing of food waste?
|Answer To Question 5:|
Varies too greatly to answer
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Our staff at Salisbury District Hospital have long been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment they provide for our patients and for their innovation, commitment and professionalism. This has been recognised in a wide range of achievements and it is reflected in our award of NHS Foundation Trust status. This is afforded to hospitals that provide the highest standards of care.