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What Does & Doesn’t Go Into The Red Bag

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What Does & Doesn’t Go Into The Red Bag

by Alicia on July 6, 2015 in News, Uncategorized

It is not uncommon when healthcare workers start questioning what does and doesn’t go into the red bio hazard bag. To make matters a little easier, here is what does and doesn’t go into the red bag!

What DOES go into the red bag:

Visibly Bloody Gloves

Visibly Bloody Plastic Tubing

Visibly Contaminated PPE

Saturated Gauze

Non-Hazardous Medication

Saturated Bandages

Blood Saturated Items

Blood and Bodily Fluids

Closed Sharps Disposable Containers

What Does NOT go into the red bag:

Radioactive Waste

Compressed Gas Cylinders

Fixatives and Preservatives

Loose Sharps

Hazardous and/or Chemical Waste

Regular Garbage