Ian Blenkharn offers a highly valued research-driven consultancy service specialising in aspects of environmental and healthcare microbiology, waste management, general and bio-safety.
Ian has a strong science-based research record in aspects of environmental and healthcare microbiology spanning 30 years. His background is in NHS and University Medical School laboratory science with more than 25 years post-qualification experience.
With a wide overview and involvement in healthcare issues at home and abroad, including teaching at home and overseas that includes teaching and training on healthcare-related issues in developing countries, Ian is perhaps uniquely experienced to offer specialist services in a number of key areas:
- Clinical waste management & control
- Comprehensive waste audit
- Safety evaluation; risk assessment; training; instruction manuals
- Site survey; audit; testing & analysis
- SHEQ; hygiene & PPE assessments
- Environmental & healthcare microbiology
Ian also hosts the Clinical Waste Discussion Forum at htp://www.ianblenkharn.com. The Forum is a non-commercial information exchange for anyone working with, responsible for, or concerned about clinical wastes, from point of production to final destruction
Contact Ian Blenkharn
18 South Road