Shred Medic joins the Sarasota Green Business Partnership

We’re proud to announce our latest Green Business partner:  Shred Medic

About Shred Medic

Shred Medic is an independently owned service company serving the Gulf Coast and Central Region of Florida. They provide a one-stop service to coordinate document shredding and destruction, records storage and scanning, and bio-medical waste removal needs. Shred Medic is able to handle any or all of these needs, but small enough that you can communicate directly with people who care.  The ownership/management team has over 45 combined years of medical device sales including spinal implants, orthopedic implants, and orthobiologics. In addition, they possess management experience that enhances their ability to meet your needs and expectations.

Shred Medic utilizes DHS Worldwide Total Recall software which provides our customers with the latest state-of-the-art technology. This program offers you secure online access t reports, notifications, scheduling options, calendar, invoices, certificate of destruction, manifest and much more.  If you want the ease of one-stop service, Shred Medic is the right choice for your company’s disposal needs.

Green initiatives

As a green business partner, Shred Medic is making a positive impact on the gulf coast of Florida. Shred Medic prides itself on the fact that every service they provide is rooted in sustainability. Their paper, medical waste, e-recycled items, x-rays, cardboard & plastic is recycled for a sustainable solution for the companies they service. While the company is built around recycling and responsible management of medical waste, Shred Medic operates as a green company. The staff regularly discusses environmental efforts and promotes green successes. As an office, they recycle all plastic, paper, and e-waste, and strive to have a nearly zero-landfill footprint.  Shred Medic reduces energy by using automatically controlled thermostats, turning of lights in unused areas,  and are working towards a more energy efficient warehouse.

About the Green Business Partnership

The Green Business Partnership is open to all businesses in Sarasota County. Certified Green Business partners operate in an environmentally responsible manner. More than 250 businesses have earned certification. Program certification includes an on-site verification of reduction, reuse and conservation practices in:

  • Business operations;
  • Solid waste management;
  • Recycling; and
  • Energy and water consumption.

 


UF/IFAS Online Green Business Course

UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County’s Waste Reduction program has added a new course to UF/IFAS Extension Online Learning: Green Business Partnership Best Management Practices (BMPs)

The “Green Business Partnership Best Management Practices (BMPs)” course is open for all businesses in Florida. Using the model of the Sarasota County Green Business Partnership, created in 2006, the course assists businesses with implementing green practices. A Sarasota County business that completes the application process will become a recognized Green Business Partner. To date, more than 250 businesses have earned certification in Sarasota County.

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Posted: May 11, 2022


Category: Conservation
Tags: Business Recycling, Environmental Sustainability, Green Business Partnership, Pgm_SolidWaste


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