A sharp is any item having corners, edges, or projections capable of cutting or piercing the skin. The following items (whether contaminated with hazardous waste or not) are considered sharps and must be disposed in punctured-proof containers and managed as sharps waste.
b. Broken Glass
In order to protect the laboratory and cleaning staff, all broken glass free of any contamination should be disposed of in dedicated boxes clearly marked “BROKEN GLASS”.
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