Biointerfaces Institute Mcmaster University
The use of needles, syringes and other sharp objects should be limited.
Handling sharps properly is important to prevent accidental needle sticks and cuts.
Needle recapping is NOT permitted unless hazards are captured in a SOP.
Sharps disposal into puncture-resistant sharps containers will be in accordance to the BI Waste Disposal Policy – General and Hazardous Waste and the BI Waste Disposal Policy – Biohazardous