Handle with care: Store sharps safely

Updated May 16, 2019
Handle with care: Store sharps safely
“Sharps” is the term used for hypodermic needles, pen needles, lancets, and other home-use devices used to penetrate the skin for medication delivery.

Proper disposal of sharps is critical. When improperly disposed, sharps pose a serious hazard to the many employees who work at our Materials Recovery Facility where trash and recycling is sorted.

To learn how to dispose of sharps, visit www.onebigbin.com/sharps for more information.

Featured Stories