Throwing Away Used Needles and Syringes

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Abstract:

This two-page illustrated handout educates people who use needles or syringes at home about how to dispose of them safely. It provides tips to help people safely dispose of their used needles and syringes, with guidance on what kind of container to use, where to keep it, maintenance, sealing the lid when filled, and where to dispose of the container. 

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Health Information Translations
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The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
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Keywords:
Equipment safety, Needles, Syringes
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
9/1/2010
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