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Infectious Waste Disposal


The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, in conjunction with the Office of Research Safety (ORS) and the Environmental Services (ES) Department, provides a reusable sharps container program for all research laboratories. Containers are picked up twice each week. For additional guidance on infectious waste disposal, please review the Biohazardous Waste Disposal Guide. Contact Environmental Services at 215-590-2813 if you are in need of additional containers.