6 Facts Patients Should Know about Biohazard Waste Containers

biohazard waste containers, medical waste pickupThose mysterious plastic containers inside almost all medical facility rooms are actually biohazard waste containers. Even the most mundane item, such as a bandage, has biohazardous residues across the material. To prevent disease spread, specialized containers are used to hold and dispose of all soiled items. Patients should understand a few key concepts about these containers to know when they’re being used correctly.