Guidance in relation to waste management during the COVID-19 outbreak

  • 01/07/2020
  • Written by Bianca Small

NHS England have issued an update to the standard operating procedure (SOP) for waste management during the COVID-19 response. Please click here to read it.


In addition to setting out returning to business as usual in waste management while still treating COVID-19 patients, it highlights that healthcare staff must apply the HTM 07-01 across facilities when re-opening services for non-COVID-19 patients and guidance on segregation of waste.


Please direct questions regarding the update to the SOP to:

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