Medical waste is a subset of wastes generated at health care facilities, such as hospitals, physicians’ offices, dental practices, blood banks, and veterinary hospitals/clinics, as well as #medical research facilities and laboratories .
It is necessary to treat these wastes correctly to avoid returning of disease back to the human or animals
The process starts in the source of wastes like hospitals ;
1-Medical #wastes must be sorted out of other wastes and the sharp parts must be put in special boxes .
2- wastes must be put in nylon bags with cation marks refers to medical wastes
3-Nylon bags are kept in closed container in cooled place and transported to treatment facility in a cooled truck
In Bondtech #autoclave treatment facility they treat medical wastes with hot compressed steam
steam is generated by the boiler that produces 150C temperature 2.5bar press steam
Medical wastes are put in metal container and inserted into autoclave
They treated with steam for 35 minutes while a graph records temperature and press
then wastes are ejected and transferred out for correct disposal
all containers and equipments must be washed with water and hypochlorite