Design in Health > Materials handling

Virus-filtering mask material created from sugarcane waste

20 April, 2020

Dr Thomas Rainey and his team are stepping up work on a nanoparticle-removing material that, prior to the COVID-19 epidemic, was being developed for biodegradable antipollution masks.


Have you been introduced to the unique MicroPurity™ technology of the Zip HydroTap®?

01 April, 2020

Only Zip HydroTap technology transforms water at the touch of a button into a form you'll instantly love.


Quality assurance for TOE probes

01 March, 2020

TOE Complete Care is a start-to-finish reprocessing system for TOE ultrasound probes, equipped with all accessories needed to assure high-level disinfection, with print verification and training for staff.


Reduce medical waste with compostable kidney dishes

01 February, 2020

Haines Medical compostable kidney dishes are an environmentally friendly and cost-effective alternative to plastic kidney dishes.


Haines Medical Compostable Kidney Dishes

01 February, 2020

Haines Medical compostable kidney dishes are an environmentally friendly and cost-effective alternative to plastic kidney dishes.


Clinical waste — a major environmental burden

07 January, 2019 by Co-authors*: Allana Bryan, Greg Doran, Clare Flakelar, Julia Howitt, Michael Oelgemöller, Linda Shields

Determined to understand the impact of hospital waste, this study examined the volume of waste from an Australian hospital's operating theatres.


Hospital Products Australia Slimline Cart mobile workstation

01 July, 2018

Hospital Products Australia's Slimline Cart is a mobile workstation that incorporates components and functionality from a wall station and integrates them on a mobile platform, complete with an ultraslim base.


Are you aware you can meet the AS/NZS4187:2014 standard with an undercounter washer-disinfector?

01 April, 2018

AS/NZS4187:2014 requires individual Health Service Organisations to develop their own work place procedures to ensure their reprocessing activities result in safe reusable medical devices that are not hazardous to either staff or the environment.


Miele's PG8582 Washer-Disinfector: A safe solution complying with the relevant market standard ISO EN15883 – 1&2

01 November, 2017

For more than 50 years, Miele Professional has focused on working closely with doctors, hygiene experts and instrument manufacturers when developing reprocessing solutions for hospitals and medical practices. An important result of this cooperation is the system solution for an instrument cycle without any weak points.


Powered stretchers reduce injuries for paramedics

26 April, 2017

"For paramedics, lifting and loading is a common element to almost each and every call."


Tennant: Making a Difference in Hospital Cleaning

17 January, 2017

Patients, staff and visitors expect healthcare facilities to be clean and safe, ensuring their health and safety is paramount.



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