Northfield, Illinois-based Medline — the fourth largest medical device company in the world, according to Medical Design & Outsourcing’s 2023 Big 100 — said it expanded the Redmond, Oregon, plant by nearly 52,000 square feet.
The expansion doubled the facility’s size and capacity to reprocess medical devices that Medline says would otherwise end up in a landfill.
The Medline ReNewal program has reprocessed nearly 15 million devices since 2014. The reprocessing helped to divert more than 10 million pounds of waste from landfills. In 2022 alone, the company reprocessed 2.3 million medical devices, equating to reducing approximately 1.1 million pounds of waste.
Medline ReNewal Presid…