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Community Sharps Disposal

Languages
English, Arabic, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Turkish, Vietnamese

 

Author
Diabetes NSW

 

Summary

Sharps including lancets (finger prickers), pen needles, insulin pump infusion set cannula insertion needles and syringes should not be placed in a household recycling bin, waste bin or public litter bin.

 

This brochure explains how to dispose of community sharps in an appropriate container and provides information on sharps disposal facilities in NSW. It is available in Arabic, simplified Chinese, traditional Chinese, Turkish and Vietnamese.

 

To view the brochure, click on your preferred language below.

Last Updated
2016
First Published
2014