Florida Medical Waste DisposalThe sunshine state is known for its miles-long beaches and gorgeous weather. Miami is one of its most popular cities and for a few good reasons! Its Cuban influence is felt along with its famous arts; it has a vibrant nightlife, especially in the upscale South Beach. Orlando, for the fun ones among us, is famed for theme parks, including Walt Disney World and SeaWorld. Did you know there are over 38,000 medical waste producing healthcare facilities in the state of Florida alone? Keep the gorgeous white sandy beaches clean and safe from biohazardous waste by contacting a medical waste disposal in Florida, to properly dispose of all your biohazards.
The State of Florida Definition of Medical Waste:
- Biomedical waste is any solid or liquid waste which may present a threat of infection to humans, including non liquid tissue, body parts, blood, blood products, and body fluids from humans and other primates; laboratory and veterinary wastes which contain human disease-causing agents; and discarded sharps.
The following are also included:
- Used, absorbent materials saturated with blood, blood products, body fluids, or excretions or secretions contaminated with visible blood; and absorbent materials saturated with blood or blood products that have dried; and
- Non-absorbent, disposable devices that have been contaminated with blood, body fluids or, secretions or excretions visibly contaminated with blood, but have not been treated by an approved method.