|Global Product Type||Waste Receptacles-Sharps Containers|
|Waste Receptacle Type||Sharps Container|
|Application||Needle & Blade Disposal|
|Capacity (Volume)||5 qt|
|Opening Type||Locking Door w/Top Slot|
|Lid Type||Integrated Top|
|For Use With||Refill Container: K5SS1007SA|
|Height||Available in: 13" or 18 1/2"|
|Compliance Standards||Meets OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard|
|Pre-Consumer Recycled Content Percent||0%|
|Post-Consumer Recycled Content Percent||0%|
|Total Recycled Content Percent||0%|
|Special Features||With Glove Box Holder|
According to the OSHA standard the proper disposal of sharp containers and contents includes either the pick up by a qualified sharps technician or the delivery of the container to an approved "red bag" or medical waste treatment site.
Technicians tested on bloodborne pathogens should then provide you with a certificate of disposal!
Yes, sharp containers are ideal for the disposal of all OPIM fluids, blood contamination, and needles.
OPIM fluids include but are not limited to: any bodily fluids extracted from the spine, brain, joints, lungs, heart, and abdomen; saliva in a dental procedure; any body fluid with visible blood; any unidentifiable body fluid; and unfixed tissue; semen, and vaginal secretions.
For a Standing workstation: Recommended you hang the container 52 to 56 inches above the standing surface of the user..
For seated workstation: Recommended you hang the cabinet 38 to 42 inches above the floor on which the chair rests.
These guidelines are suggested to allow easy access and promote an ergonomic work area.