Vernacare is a world-leading manufacturer of sharps and clinical waste containers, producing over 22 million containers each year.

Our market leading Sharpsafe® and Clinisafe® products provide a safe and sustainable clinical waste management solution.

Through 40 years of product innovation, our 5th Generation sharps containers have championed change in the industry to develop the World's First full range of single-use sharps containers. Combined with our Clinisafe® products, we can provide you with the optimal solution to sustainable waste management.

Our waste containment services include:

  • Sharpsafe® - designed using low carbon footprint recycled material our containers not only minimise the risk of sharps and needlestick injuries but also help deliver on net zero emission targets
  • Clinisafe® - available in both plastic or cardboard containers designed for the safe segregation and disposal of clinical waste to ensure infection control

Our containers are available in sizes ranging from 0.2L to 60L in a variety of lid options to meet all of your clinical waste management requirements.

Clinical Waste Management

Our Sustainability Journey

The sustainability journey continues at Vernacare, all our Sharpsafe® and Clinisafe® products are now made using our low carbon footprint recycled materials. We are proud to provide our customers with a one-stop sustainable solution for all your clinical waste management needs. Our product portfolio now includes: 

  • Sharps and clinical waste containers made using our low carbon footprint recycled materials
  • Sharpsafe accessories, closure shields and protected access made using 100% recycled materials
  • Cardboard clinical waste containers made use fsc approved recycled materials

Preventing Needlestick Injuries for Healthcare Professionals

Supporting healthcare organisations since 1980 with the safe disposal of healthcare waste, Sharpsafe® has continuously evolved with innovation, simplicity, and safety in mind. We recognise the importance of safe sharps disposal which is why Sharpsafe® is accompanied by a robust training and education package.

Delivered face-to-face or via online learning, our training and education is designed to complement infection prevention training programs and ensure all users receive the correct guidance for everyone’s safety.

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The 5th Generation of Sharpsafe®

With over 40 years of industry knowledge and experience, Sharpsafe, part of the Vernacare group, are proud to introduce the world’s first sustainable single-use sharps containers.

Our 5th Generation Sharpsafe containers are manufactured using our low carbon footprint recycled material, which will significantly reduce your carbon footprint and reduce the amount of single-use plastic entering the supply chain.

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Together with our global partners, we distribute to every corner of the globe.

Together with our global partners, we distribute to every corner of the globe.

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