Press Releases

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

By NewGen Surgical | October 27, 2020

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,…

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

By NewGen Surgical | October 15, 2020

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…

Sales and Marketing Executive Elliot Bloom Joins Board of Directors

By NewGen Surgical | March 3, 2020

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…

Acterra Announces 14 Finalists for its 2020 Business Environmental Awards

By NewGen Surgical | February 5, 2020

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.…

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

By NewGen Surgical | September 30, 2019

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…

NewGen Surgical to Sponsor Green Hospitals Asian Conference in Singapore

By NewGen Surgical | September 12, 2019

Proudly supporting healthcare’s many climate-smart solutions to greener operations. San Rafael, California, September 12, 2019 – NewGen Surgical, Inc. will sponsor the 5th Green Hospitals Asian Conference, October 8 to 10 in Khoo Teck Put Hospital, Singapore. The Green Hospitals Asia Conference, as a project of Health Care Without Harm,…

NewGen Surgical Introduces Sustainably Designed O.R. Basins

By NewGen Surgical | April 2, 2019

100% Plant-Based Products Designed to Reduce The 1 Million Tons of Plastic Waste in U.S. Healthcare San Rafael, California, April 2, 2019 – NewGen Surgical, Inc., a leading producer of sustainably designed medical devices and surgical products, announced today a new product line of O.R. Basins that include a Ring…

California companies receive prestigious environmental awards for their leadership in waste reduction and product stewardship

By NewGen Surgical | July 26, 2018

Oakland, CA, July 25 – On July 26-29, the California Resource Recovery Association will host the largest state conference on waste reduction. On Friday, the welcome will be made by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf who will share how Oakland is committed to becoming a more sustainable city. Conference plenary speakers…

NewGen Surgical Launches “Small Change, Big Impact” Environmentally Preferable Purchasing Program to Eliminate Tons of Plastic from Healthcare Supply Chain

By NewGen Surgical | June 4, 2018

San Rafael, California, June 5, 2018 – NewGen Surgical, Inc. announces the launch of Small Change, Big Impact EPP™; a program to offer healthcare systems and hospitals a measurable way to decrease plastic from the O.R. “The United Nation Environment Programme’s (UNEP) focus on the importance of sustainable procurement in…

Greenhealth Exchange and NewGen Surgical enter into agreement for sustainably designed surgical products for greener operations.

By NewGen Surgical | May 21, 2018

RESTON, Virginia – May 21, 2018 – Greenhealth Exchange (GX) announced during CleanMed 2018, the premier national environmental conference for leaders in health care sustainability who are on the leading edge of greening the health care sector, an agreement with NewGen Surgical for sustainably designed surgical products. GX is a…