Sharps injury protection - Requirements and test methods - Sharps containers
|Publication Date:||1 January 2014|
|ICS Code (Other medical equipment):||11.040.99|
This Standard specifies requirements for single-use and reusable sharps containers intended to hold potentially hazardous sharps medical waste with or without sharps protection features, e.g., scalpel blades, trocars, hypodermic needles, and syringes.
For supplementary requirements applicable to reusable sharps containers, see Annex BA. This Standard is not applicable to outer containers used in the transportation of filled single-use sharps containers.