Dotless is the leading medical waste collection company in dubai, we have years of experience in the field of medical waste collection in dubai. Eventually, Medical waste is described as waste which comes from healthcare activities or within a hospital, clinic or laboratory and can create a danger to humans and the environment. In Dubai there are a lot of rules and regulations when it’s come to storage, removal and disposal of Medical waste. It must be accurately packaged, handled and disposed individually to other waste. As leading specialists in medical waste disposal in dubai, we have build a guide to medical waste, Our medical waste collection vehicles, are operated by highly experienced and trained employees who follow to all required safety and hygiene standards of dubai municipality medical waste standards
It is very important to understand the different kinds of medical waste and separate them as per Dubai municipality medical waste standards, in order to protect human and environment, and to dispose of the waste safely and effectively. All kinds of medical waste require different disposal methods to make sure that any infectious substance cannot spread to other areas.
Some of the most known medical waste described by Dubai Health authority are listed below
General Medical waste:
The bulk of most medical waste, Blood and items visibly soiled with blood, contaminated waste from patients with transferable infectious illness incontinence wear/nappies from patients with familiore or suspected enteric Items
Specimens and possible contigiouse waste from pathology departments
materials in excess of authorized clearance levels, classified as radioactive.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Can I mix medical waste with general waste?
Absolutely No, As per dubai municipality and Dubai health authority requirement its illegal to mis medical waste with general waste, if you get caught mixing medical waste with general waste you will get huge and and might jail time as well in dubai as medical waste is very dangerous
How often do I need to remove medical waste from clinics or hospitals ?
Medical waste collection frequency usually depend on the size of the clinic or hospital , if the medical waste generator is a clinic usually waste collection should be one collection in a month some time it will one collection every week
If the waste generator is hospitel then frequency most usually one collection everyday
Is there a special bag where I can put Medical waste ?
Yes there is a special type of medical waste storage bag, Medical waste must be kept in a bag that is leak-proof, impervious to moisture and strong enough to prevent burstin or tearing under any condition. The Medical Waste Bags Should not use second time The medical waste bags should be efficient enough of being closed in a manner that can prevent spillage of the medical waste during transportation. As per dubai municipality regulation all medical waste should put in yellow colour bag which has some specification
Where can I find medical waste usually in Dubai?
Hospitel, clinic, Nursery, School these are the place we can you usually find medical waste, COVID 19 course generating more medical waste than usual, all the mask and PP kit which we using for Protect from COVID 19 is considered medical waste
Where is the medical waste company disposing medical waste?
Dubai municipality has hazardous waste disposal plant in Jebel Ali the where medical waste company dispose medical waste after collecting from clinic or hospital