Pollution Prevention for Healthcare Facilities
The primary mission of healthcare is to provide quality care for our communities. Implementing pollution prevention practices can help your facility support both community and environmental health in Minnesota.
MnTAP can provide assistance to help you increase resource efficiency, reduce waste, reduce costs, and increase regulatory compliance. MnTAP has worked with a range of healthcare facilities including hospitals, surgery centers, clinical laboratories, dental offices, family practice and specialty clinics, imaging and radiology, long-term care, pharmacies, and veterinary clinics.
The information found in the healthcare section of our website can help your facility comply with waste regulations and meet sustainability goals. Navigate by selecting a topic or type of facility.
Types of Facilities
|Hospitals and Surgery Centers||Dental Clinics||Long-Term Care Facilities||Medical and Specialty Clinics|
|Pharmacies||Veterinary Clinics||Imaging and Radiology||Clinical
- Healthcare Waste Regulatory Resources
- Hazardous Waste
- Universal Waste
- Infectious Waste
- HIPPA Documents
- Waste Training Program Tools
- Healthcare Sustainability Resources
- Energy Efficiency
- Environmentally Preferable Purchasing
- Green Building Design
- Healthy Food
- Infection Prevention, Disinfection, Sterilization, and Green Cleaning
- Waste Pollution and Conservation
- Water Use and Reduction
- About MnTAP's Work with Healthcare