Incineration of Medical waste
If medical waste is incinerated in conditions that do not constitute best available techniques or best environmental practices, there is potential for the release of PCDD and PCDF in relatively high concentrations
How to prevent Incineration of Medical waste
- Buy the right products at the right time and use them before expiry
- Separate medical waste from general waste
- Dispose of medical waste in accordance with manufacturer’s guidelines or national waste management guidance.