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What are Sharps?

Below is a list of items which are classed as sharps:

  • Syringes
  • Tubes
  • Test tubes
  • Phials
  • Hypodermic needles
  • Scalpels
  • Razors and razor blades
  • Scalpels
  • Knives
  • Scissors
  • Pipettes
  • Blades
  • Glass (broken or intact)
  • Plastics

Unbroken glass and plastics should be treated and handled with the same level of care as needles and blades if contaminated with biohazardous materials.