Medical Waste Containers Articles

  • Double shred, ST-25EL, Tennesee - Case Study

    Two ST-25ELs shredding autoclaved medical waste. The autoclave carts are emptied into the shredder by a bin tipper and discharged into a compactor by a screw ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • Single shred, St-75E, UK - Case Study

    ST-75E shredding autoclaved medical waste. The bin tipper emptied autoclave carts into the shredder or into a bypass hopper for non medical ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • Sharps, ST-25EL, Hawaii - Case Study

    ST-25EL with screen shredding autoclaved sharps containers. System featured bin tipper, ram hopper and safety cage for discharge ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • Double shred, ST-50E, Massachusetts - Case Study

    Two ST-50Es shredding autoclaved medical waste. The autoclave carts are emtied into the shredder by a bin tipper and discharged into a compactor by a screw ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • Single Shred, ST-25EL, Guam - Case Study

    ST-25EL shredding autoclaved medical waste. The carts are emptied into the shredder by a bin tipper and discharged into a collection container enclosed in a safety ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • Single shred, ST-75E, Africa - Case Study

    ST-75E shredding autoclaved medical waste. The bin tipper empties the autoclave carts into the shredder which discharges directly into the ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • The Types of Medical Waste

    THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF MEDICAL WASTE - ALTHOUGH THERE ARE MANY DIFFERENT KINDS OF MEDICAL WASTE, THEY CAN LARGELY BE CATEGORISED INTO FOUR MAIN TYPES.When you work in any medical facility – be that a hospital, clinic, doctor’s surgery, laboratory or dental practice – you’ll know that waste cannot just be thrown away. There are strict requirements on the separation and safe disposal of ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Nigeria Receives Incinerator from Private Donor

    WHO has stated recently that over 15% of all medical waste that is disposed of through incineration is done in poor quality machines that are releasing harmful pollutants into the atmosphere. Inciner8 have been supplied medical waste solutions to Nigeria since 2013 to address this problem. The model in use in this ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Standsted airport - case study

    Background: In late 2011, Bob Burgess of LPL Construction Services made contact with Gary Mills, area sales Manager for Leafield Environmental, in order to discuss a potential new project at Stansted Airport. Stuart Clerkson, Stansted Airport Contracts Manager had asked Bob, LPL Construction Services' on-site man, to source replacements for the current contraband collection units. These units ...

  • Cementatious considerations for medical waste solidification

    The most common cause for alarm in the medical field pertaining to waste disposal is the exposure of the worker to infectious wastes and contraction of diseases from these wastes. With the increased risk of exposure to blood borne pathogens in handling body fluids and disposal of items that have been tainted by these fluids, awareness and education for the prevention of percutaneous wounds is the ...

  • Fluid waste management and disposal practices

    Prior to the early 80s and the introduction of AIDS into our society, infection control practices were designed almost exclusively to protect the patient from developing a nosocomial infection an infection acquired after admission to the hospital. Protocols were focused on protecting the patient, with little or no emphasis on the health care workers potential to become infected. Hepatitis B has ...

  • Assessment of medical wastes management protocols in Jordanian healthcare institutions

    Successful and effective medical waste management strategy requires adopting clear and distinct protocols that will guarantee the appropriate and correct execution of this strategy. This study presents the results of a survey that has been conducted among the nursing staff working in different Jordanian hospitals in the northern, middle and southern parts of Jordan. The survey contained questions ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Cardiff University HCW Test Results

    1. Introduction A container consisting of a mixed medical waste which had been subjected to an ozonator process was received for analysis. 2. Moisture Content Two sub-samples of the received sample were prepared for determination of the moisture content with reference to BS EN 14774-3:2009. The samples were placed in a drying oven at 105oC until constant in mass and the moisture ...


    By OZONATOR Industries Limited

  • Characterisation of medical-waste sterilisation-plant wastewater and a preliminary study of coagulation–flocculation treatment options

    Wastewater from a medical-waste sterilisation plant (MWSP) contains unique pollutants and requires on-site treatment to prevent contamination of the municipal sewage system and receiving water bodies. Therefore, to meet the prescribed discharge standards and comply with the legal regulations, pre-treatment must be applied to MWSP wastewater. In this study, the capabilities of ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Wide Range of Choices in Medical Waste Containers

    Profiles manufacturers of medical waste ...

  • Optical properties of LiF:Mg,Cu,P nanorods

    Nanorods of LiF:Mg,Cu,P synthesized by the chemical co-precipitation technique have been investigated for their optical properties. Photoluminescence (PL) emission and excitation spectra and UV-visible absorption spectrum have been investigated in this paper. PL emission spectrum shows a wide emission band located at the range 350 nm-450 nm along with emerging of a sharp intense band at 376 nm. ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Assessment of medical waste management in educational hospitals of Tehran University

    Medical waste includes materials that are produced in the course of health protection, medical treatment and scientific research; it forms a separate category of medical or health care waste (Republic of Croatia, 1996b and 2004; Capak, 2001; Ropeik and Gray, 2002). However, it seems that the fraction of waste generated at medical institutions, known as special or regulated medical waste (Lee et ...


    By University of Tehran

  • Waste management regulations

    In recent years, utilisation of biowastes (especially biowaste composts) has gained greater significance in the Federal Republic of Germany. Whereas less than 1 million tonnes of biowaste was source separated and utilised in 1990, more than 6 million tonnes of biowaste are currently used as fertilisers after composting or digestion. Since composting of source separated biowaste has gained a ...


    By ORBIT e.V.

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