Our SHARPSGUARD® eco orange 0.5 with needle remover, is ideal for community healthcare workers and easily fitted into a bag or glove compartment.
This is the next evolution of the SHARPSGUARD® container, offering a sustainable alternative made from 40% recycled plastic.
This container is for the disposal of sharps that have not been contaminated with medicinal products, via the orange waste stream.
Whilst in use containers should be positioned safely using the base plate 0.5 from our Point Of Use Disposal System® range, suitable accessories for this container are detailed below.
It is for disposal by incineration or other authorised process and is for the consignment of waste categorised by EWC codes: 18-01-01, 18-01-03*, 18-02-01, 18-02-02*.
How to assemble the lid
This container is supplied with the lid assembled. Details on how to lock the container and keep the users and contents safe can be found on the label.
Completing the label
When the container is started, fill in the completion area on the label with site, area, and name and start date
When container is locked, ready for disposal, finalise the completion area with name and close date
How to dispose of a sharps
Dispose of sharps by dropping them into the container with the needle facing away from you
Door in open position
Aperture in “temporary closure” position
Door in “fully locked” position
Training & Education
For further training and education please visit our FAQs or download our training materials.
Certified for UN3291 Clinical Waste
Certified to ISO 23907-1: 2019
Made from 40% recycled plastic
Usable Capacity: 0.4 Litres
Container weight (g): 88.0
Container Size: H206mm x L79mm x W45mm
Aperture Dimensions: W26mm x L30mm
Packed Carton Specification
Carton contains: 60
Carton Dimensions: H288mm x L687mm x W368mm
Weight of carton and containers (kg): 6.03