Needle Counter Resource Page

Safety – and sustainability – start with you.

The safe use, handling, and disposal of sharps is critical for both patients and healthcare professionals. And safe for you can also be safe for the environment.

NewGen Surgical Needle Counters are designed with plant-based materials and meet the industry requirements and clinical performance for counting and disposing of sharps, while also providing a solution to green your O.R.

Sustainable Design

  • The needle counter box:
    - 100% renewable bio-based material*
    - Reduces CO2e by 25% - 50%¹
    - 89-95% plastic reduction by weight¹
    - Free of intentionally added BPA or BPA-derived plastics, mercury, phthalates,   and PVC2
    - PFAS-free2
*Bio-based material percentage is tested and verified through the USDA BioPreferred Program.
1When compared to a similar leading product made with plastic. Plastic and carbon reductions are validated through the Small Change, Big Impact EPP Program created in conjunction with Environmental & Public Health Consulting.
2Validated by SGS North America.


Clinical Performance

  • Easy-to-read numbers for securing needles
  • Secure closure with audible feedback
  • Adhesive tabs secure to any workspace
  • Full-surface magnet provides space for larger needles and blades
  • Supports safe sharps handling
  • Easy to separate


Facility In-service
We can visit your facility to share education and conduct in-service trainings for our products. Contact your NewGen Surgical Account Manager directly or call 1-415-457-1138.


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  • Selection of foam, magnet, and adhesive combinations
  • Full-surface magnet provides space for larger needles and blades
  • Foam / magnet configuration offers a snug foam-to-wall fit to prevent needle loss in the gap

Visit Needle Counters for clinical performance, sustainable design, and ordering information.