Monthly Archives: May 2013

Medical Waste Containers: What Every Medical Facility Needs to Know

Proper removal of medical waste is a big issue in the medical community.  You may be surprised to learn that everything from hospital gowns to bed sheets are considered to be “medical waste” in a medical setting, in addition to … Continue reading

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Autoclave Bags, Liners and Other Medical Waste Accessories: How Do They Work?

Getting rid of medical waste properly is a critical element to running a hospital or medical center.  The autoclaving process is the preferred method for preparing medical waste for the landfill, as it’s quickly sterilizes many different types of medical … Continue reading

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Medical Waste Containers and Sterilization Techniques for Dental Practices

Medical waste containers and sterilization techniques for dental practices are required for proper removal of used needles and other types of bio hazardous medical waste.  “Sharps waste”, the biggest types of waste that most dental practices incur on a regular … Continue reading

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How Medical Waste Autoclaves Changed The Medical Profession

Medical waste autoclaves are widely regarded as one of those most important tools and inventions to ever come about in the entire medical profession.  A medical autoclave works by heating solutions higher than their boiling point, which in turn, results … Continue reading

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How Vacuums and Steam Work in a Medical Waste Autoclave

A medical waste autoclave sterilizes medical waste using a high-pressure steam and vacuum system in a self-locking, stainless steel lined unit.  This type of steam sterilization process is highly effective at removing all traces of germs in medical waste, and … Continue reading

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