Rice Hospital tackles waste reduction in ways big and small
WILLMAR -- Her hands clad in blue gloves, Robin Spencer, a medical technologist in the Rice Memorial Hospital laboratory, rinses a set of used glass vials, then places them in a recycling container next to the sink.
A few steps away stands a shredder for shredding and collecting paper for recycling.
And tucked into a corner of the laboratory is the room where alcohol is distilled and recaptured for reuse.
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