How to Properly Dispose of Sharps (For Personal Use) 

Medical sharps, such as needles and syringes, are commonly found in homes when individuals are managing various health conditions. For example, individuals with diabetes may use sharps for insulin injections and blood sugar testing, while others may require them for administering medications like blood thinners or managing chronic pain. Medical conditions requiring regular treatment, such […]

How to Properly Dispose of Sharps (For Healthcare Professionals)

The safe disposal of sharps should be a priority for every health care provider and medical professional. Improper sharps disposal puts healthcare workers, sanitation employees, and the public at risk of accidental needlestick injuries.   According to the FDA, more than 850,000 people are injured each year by 7 billion sharps that are improperly disposed. In […]