Sharps Disposal Container
Medical sharps disposal container is made from environmentally friendly rigid PP material, with the basic functions of Leak proof, puncture resistant and crush resistance. It is ideal for medical facilities such as hospitals, doctors’ offices, laboratories, clinics and testing centers. Safe disposal of needles, needles with syringes, pen needles, lancets, blades, Blood culture bottles, Slides , etc. Protecting people from unnecessary injury or possible infectious disease transmission.
Generally the most regular color of sharps disposal container is yellow and red, with a clear biohazard label stick on the bucket, which must including the following:
1) Striking word “DANGER” in upper case letters.
2) Striking words “CONTAMINATED SHARPS ONLY” in upper case letters.
3) The words “DESTROY BY INCINERATION” or “TO BE INCINERATED” in upper case letters.
4) Filling line put on 70 % and 80 % of the maximum volume of the container with the words “WARNING — DO NOT FILL ABOVE THE LINE”
When use the sharps disposal container, first step is assembly, press the cover to the box body until snap is heard and install it as a whole by pressing down.
Sharps and syringes can be dropped through big opening directly, needles can be removed by the small needle removal port that designed to remove needles from the syringe with single hand, Then close the lid temporarily and put it aside until next use, so that to prevent accidental sticks or spills.
There are many different capacities, different shapes of sharps disposal container corresponding to the usage in different places, it can be placed on the table, placed in the side of the treatment vehicle bracket, placed in the bottom of the infusion vehicle, placed in the department positioning area.
While the sharps disposal container is filled of 70% to 80% volume (there is a max fill line on the sharps disposal container label) , following the instructions and permanently closed the lid, don’t open, empty or clean the full sharps disposal container, so that the whole sharps disposal container is safely locked and wait for disposal.