Biomedical Waste Contract Withdrawn

first_imgThe Department of Health has withdrawn its conditional contract awarded to Medic Delivery Services Limited of Dartmouth on April 6 to destroy and dispose of Nova Scotia’s biomedical waste. The company was unable to meet the deadlines set out in its original proposal, that was selected through the procurement tendering process. The department is now in discussions with the next highest scoring proponent, Medical Waste Management of Brampton, Ont. Nova Scotia’s 2.2 million kilograms of biomedical waste is currently trucked to Sydney, where it is incinerated. -30-last_img read more