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ID (ISN) del documento40768
Número CIS 83-2052
ISSN - Título de la serie 0771-2782 - Promosafe
Año 1983
Número de serie
Autor(es) Jacquerye R.
Título Hospital waste
Título original Les déchets hospitaliers [en francés]
Información bibliográfica Apr. 1983, Vol.10, No.67, p.18-23. 5 ref.
Resumen A model for the organisation of collection and treatment of hospital waste is presented, with emphasis on the provision of appropriate equipment, development of procedures and training and information of personnel. Aspects covered: applicable Belgian regulations; specific materials and hazards; complicating factors in the treatment of hospital wastes; classification and sources of different wastes; waste collection; worker information; choice and location of receptacles; double-bagging of highly infectious refuse; general principles of organisation; radioactive and toxic wastes. Different procedures are illustrated by means of flow charts. A set of slides was prepared which is available to teachers of waste-handling procedures.
Descriptores (primarios) técnicas de higiene; hospitales; eliminación de desechos
Descriptores (secundarios) eliminación de desechos peligrosos; Bélgica; prevención del contagio; formación en prevención; eliminación de desechos radioactivos; legislación; orden y propiedad
Tipo de documento D - Artículos periódicos
Tema(s) Cemercio, servicios, oficinas
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Waste collection and disposal
Health care services