Sharpsguard 5L Dental Waste Container for Scotland (Case of 48)
As dentists and dental hygienists can often deal with a lot of clinical and potentially harmful waste, it is important to ensure that correct storage and disposal systems are in place. The Sharpsguard 5L Dental Waste Container for Scotland (Case of 48) conforms to SHTN 3, enabling the safe disposal of dental waste via the yellow stream.
The Sharpsguard 5L Dental Waste Container has been designed to provide a safer method of storing dental waste for disposal via the yellow stream. The solid structure features a sturdy lid with sliding door and aperture, which makes it easier to add waste to the container while also being safer for transportation.
The container also includes a red lid to allow for colour coding. This will provide a visual prompt for eliminating the chance of objects being placed in the incorrect containers. The label on the front of the container will also provide improved safety, with space for writing information including the container’s location, department, and start date.
As the 5L Dental Waste Container is larger in size to enable maximum capacity, it can be used in a wide range of situations. It is ideal for dental checkups, and will also be ideal for more intricate procedures. It is also convenient for carrying to and from clinics in between use.
The Dental Waste Container conforms to the Scottish Health Technical Note 3: NHSScotland Waste Management Guidance. This means that it meets the specifications required by the standard for the disposal of dental waste.
Conforming to the standard will help provide assurance that the Sharpsguard Container is a safe and reliable option for the disposal of waste via the yellow stream in Scotland.
Technical Specifications of the Dental Waste Container
- Capacity: 5 litres
- Material: Polypropylene
- Weight: 378g
- Overall dimensions (HxL): 285 x 176mm
- Complies with SHTN 3
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