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How Blooms the Chemist is tackling the growing problem of medical waste

Blooms the Chemist has partnered with recycling start-up Pharmacycle to tackle one of the most prevalent forms of  medical waste: blister packs. In conjunction with National Recycling Week this week, the pharmacy chain is putting new, co-branded recycling stations in over 100 Blooms locations, so customers can drop off used blister packs instead of sending them to landfill.  Pharmacycle will collect the bins once they are full and put them through its processing facilities, which will