Description of impactTudor et. al.'s research was cited in a report on Best Environmental Management Practice for the Waste Management Sector, a document 'intended to support the environmental improvement efforts of all organisations dealing with waste management by providing guidance on best practices' (p. 15). The document, which is designed as a 'working tool' draws on the university's research into the incineration of health-care waste. The information from this report was later developed into an interactive website for Green Best Practice in Europe.
Stakeholders/BeneficiariesEuropean Commission, Waste Management Professionals, Policy Makers
How have research outputs led to this impact?The research cited in the report focussed on the current generation and management of healthcare waste in the United Kingdom with a focus on that produced from healthcare provision in the National Health Service. In particular the reported cited aspects of the research focussed on the incineration of healthcare waste.
|Impact date||May 2018|
|Category of impact||Environmental impacts, 06: Clean Water and Sanitation (UN SDG), 13: Climate Action (UN SDG)|
|Impact level||Mid Stage Impact|
Documents & Links
An overview of arisings and large-scale treatment technologies for healthcare waste in the United Kingdom
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article