Cleanup and Disposal
Universal Precautions eTraining Slide 17
- Wear disposable gloves or reusable utility gloves
- Double bag all soiled materials and dispose immediately into trash
- Place all needles or sharp objects in special puncture-proof containers
- Use EPA-registered disinfectants according to the manufacturer’s instructions
Regulated biohazard waste is typically not found in the school setting.The exceptions to this are needles and contaminated sharps.