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

As pioneering market leaders, our Sharpsafe® and Clinisafe® products provide a safe and sustainable clinical waste management solution that incorporates our long history of innovation with our robust, intelligent product design.

Our specialist range of waste containment includes: 

  • Sharpsafe®  - designed for optimal sharps disposal
  • Clinisafe® - for the safe disposal of a range of clinical waste,

Containers are available from 0.2L to 60L, for all your clinical waste management needs.

Clinical Waste Management

The Sharpsafe® Sustainability Journey


In collaboration with customers, Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) and regulatory bodies, we have developed the world's first full range of sustainable sharps containers

Each container undergoes strict testing procedures to ensure full regulatory compliance, ensuring safety and performance while supporting you on the road to Net Zero. 

  • All Sharpsafe® and Clinisafe® products are made using 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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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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