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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 highest priority.

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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.

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News Articles

Medical Waste Solidification:

Cementatious Considerations - Infection Control Today, May 2001

Cementatious Considerations For Medical Waste Solidification - Safety Online, 2001

Cementatious Considerations for Medical Waste Solidification - Environmental-Expert.com, 2004

Medical Waste Management - Quarterly Journel, May 2005

 

Fluid Waste Management Disposal and Practices:

Cleaning and Maintenance Management - March 2002

Fluid Waste Management and Disposal Practices - Industrial Hygiene News

Fluid Waste Management and Disposal Practices - Environmental-expert.com

 

Mercury Spill Control Procedures:

MERCURY SPILL CONTROL PROCEDURES - Industrial Hygiene News

Mercury Spill Control Procedures - Medical Waste Management

Cleaning & Maintenance Management - August 2002

Mercury Spill Control Procedures - Environmental-experts.com

Mercury Spill Control 101 - Environmental Protection, March 2008

 

Fluorescent Lamp Recycling: Lighting the Future White Paper

Environmental Protection's link, June 2007

Environmental-Expert.com April 2007

UVResources.com

Cleaning & Maintenance Magazine May 2008

 

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