Renewable Matter # 27 / May-June

Plastics: Recycling in Hospital Wards

Interview with Susanne Backer

by Chiara De Carli, interview with Susanne Backer

The first pilot study for the recycling of hospital plastics has taken place in Denmark. Susanne Backer, responsible for the project undertaken at Aarhus University Hospital, tells us about the findings.


It is possible, through simple actions and small changes in our daily routines, to make a real difference in reducing the environmental impact of plastic. This same outcome, however, is much more difficult to achieve in certain sectors. The healthcare industry...

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