NewGen Surgical joins Biden Administration pledge to decarbonize health care sector, make facilities resilient to climate change

NewGen Surgical’s leadership recognized by Administration officials at COP27 San Rafael, California, November 10, 2022  – NewGen Surgical was celebrated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) at the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) on November 10, 2022, for pledging ongoing action to decarbonize the health care sector and make health…

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Clean Production Action (CPA) Announces First-Ever GreenScreen Certified™ Standard for Medical Supplies & Devices

NewGen Surgical 5500cc Ring Basin is the First Product to Be Recognized by New GreenScreen Standard for Healthcare Sector San Rafael, California, October 25, 2022   – On October 19, 2022, the nonprofit organization Clean Production Action (CPA) announced the first GreenScreen Certified™ Standard for Medical Supplies & Devices with NewGen Surgical at the forefront of the…

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R&D and Materials Engineer, Kyle Yue, Joins NewGen Surgical

New Position to Accelerate Circular Design Innovation for Products used in the OR, patient care and healthcare packaging.    San Rafael, California, October 18, 2022   – Kyle Yue joined the NewGen team as an R&D Materials Engineer. With a Master’s Degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Penn State University with a focus on Biomaterials, Kyle’s…

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McKinsey’s Values and Value Event to Feature Robert Chase of NewGen Surgical and Samantha Smith of Medtronic

Series to Feature Sustainability and ESG Panel on “Design for Sustainability”   San Rafael, California, September 20, 2022- McKinsey’s Values and Value event series convenes ESG leaders from across the Life Sciences industry to discuss the hot topics, questions, wins, and challenges that arise on the path to improving the industry’s environmental and social impact.…

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NewGen Surgical™ Earns USDA Certified Biobased Label On All Products

San Rafael, California, August 23,2022 – NewGen Surgical™ Inc. announced today that it has earned the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Certified Biobased Product label on all product lines. Managed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the BioPreferred Program is an initiative created by the 2002 Farm Bill (and recently reauthorized by the 2018…

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NewGen Surgical Signs HHS Pledge to Mobilize Healthcare Sector to Reduce Emissions

Company offers plant-based products that can help all healthcare signatories achieve their emissions commitments in their pledge to reduce emissions. Read time: 2 mins San Rafael, California, June 14, 2022  Surgical has signed the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) climate pledge initiative NewGen in partnership with the White House to mobilize the healthcare sector to…

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NewGen Surgical to Exhibit at Virtual CleanMed Connect 2021

CleanMed 2021

San Rafael, California, May 17, 2021  – NewGen Surgical is pleased to announce its participation in this year’s CleanMed Connect virtual conference. CleanMed is the leading national conference for health care sustainability. It facilitates collaboration between clinicians, community leaders, medical device providers, and health care professionals across thousands of health systems and centers throughout the United States. For the first…

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Surgical Pioneer and Innovator Thomas Krummel M.D. joins NewGen Surgical’s Board of Directors

Recipient of 2020 William E. Ladd Medal, the highest honor in pediatric surgery, and Chair Emeritus, Department of Surgery Stanford University School of Medicine, Dr. Krummel looks forward to supporting the company and its mission to design sustainable surgical products with reduced environmental impact.   San Rafael, California, October 27, 2020 – NewGen Surgical is…

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Dignity Health achieves 10 ton milestone of eliminating single-use plastic using plant based clinically designed products for the O.R.

The milestone demonstrates how small changes can have a big impact San Rafael, California, October 15, 2020 – NewGen Surgical is pleased to announce that Dignity Health has achieved a 10 ton milestone of single-use plastic eliminated from their operating rooms using NewGen Surgical needle counter products.  A needle counter is a small container used…

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Sales and Marketing Executive Elliot Bloom Joins Board of Directors

SAN RAFAEL, March 3, 2020 – NewGen Surgical announced today the appointment of new board member Elliot Bloom. Mr. Bloom has extensive sales and sales operations experience in the healthcare and technology industry. Mr. Bloom’s breadth of experience as a sales manager and director in the medical device industry and his excellent sales leadership skills…

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Acterra Announces 14 Finalists for its 2020 Business Environmental Awards

PALO ALTO, February 3, 2020— Environmental nonprofit Acterra has selected 14 organizations from six Bay Area counties as finalists for Acterra’s 2020 Business Environmental Awards. The Business Environmental Awards program recognizes exceptional achievements in sustainability among San Francisco Bay Area companies, nonprofits, and public agencies from a variety of sectors. Presented annually since 1990, these…

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NewGen Surgical Welcomes K.C. Low to the NewGen Surgical Team

San Rafael, California, September 30, 2019 – K.C. Low has joined NewGen Surgical as  Quality and Regulatory Manager. K.C., a green materials specialist, quality & regulatory professional, and a long time environmental advocate, has over 20 years’ experience in the medical device industry.  Additionally, K.C.’s has extensive knowledge in environmental science, and has won the…

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