DBPapers
DOI: 10.5593/sgem2012/s20.v5133

THE TREATMENT OF MEDICAL WASTE – TECHNOLOGIES, LOCATION AND ORIGIN

A. KRSTEV, B. KRSTEV
Wednesday 1 August 2012 by Libadmin2012

References: 12th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference, www.sgem.org, SGEM2012 Conference Proceedings/ ISSN 1314-2704, June 17-23, 2012, Vol. 5, 989 - 994 pp

ABSTRACT

The medical waste categorization belongs to the group of hazardous waste. The
management and the treatment in most cases are invalid. The resolving of these wastes
should be effectively and economically and requires special functional systems or
scenario. It’s a challenge for the countries in the development, similar to our country.
The establishment of the system like the integrated management of medical wastes has
occurred and looked for clear information and education for people. Also, there is the
demand for proper treatment and handling, together with necessary to strengthen the
local legislation in terms of its complete implementation.

Keywords: medical waste, incineration, autoclave