May 2012

CHI Receives Environmental Excellence Award from SterilMed


CHI received the 2011 Environmental Excellence Award from SterilMed in recognition of superior accomplishment in reducing environmental impact and improving overall health care sustainability through medical device reprocessing and recycling. SterilMed is CHI’s provider of reprocessing services. According to SterilMed, during 2011 CHI’s reprocessing program diverted higher-than-average amounts of medical waste from landfills and achieved above-average savings.