(M.D., LLM)PEDIATRICIAN, MEDICOLEGAL CONSULTANT & WASTE MANAGEMENT ACTIVIST.
The Environment (Protection) Act 1986 (29 of 1986) (EP act 1986) was passed by Parliament on 23rd May 1986 which came Into force from nineteenth November 1986 in entire of India.
Notice under Section 6, 8 and 25 of EP Act 1986 was distributed in Gazette Vide S.O. 746 (E) dated sixteenth October 1997.
Above notice welcomed complaints from public with in 60 days from date of the distribution of above expressed warning on the biomedical waste (Management and Handling) Rule 1998 (BWMH Rules 1998).
Protests got were appropriately considered.
Focal government informed above BWMH Rules on twentieth July 1998.
There are 13 segment depicting BWMH Rules 1998.
There are 5 timetables attached to it under rule 5 and 6 of BWMH Rules 1998.
There are three structures annexed to it under Rule 8, 10 and 12 of BWMH Rules 1998.
In first stage these principles are material to clinic/nursing homes in '1 Cities with populace over 30 lacs. The cutoff time is 31st December 1999.
The point and object of rules isn't to blend contaminated squander in with uninfected waste and arrange off tainted squander securely.
We are mindful that at present we are neither blending contaminated squander in with nor irresistible waste.
His blended waste is going to metropolitan waste receptacle and at long last to unloading ground of region.
Irresistible waste is created in minute amount.
Non irresistible waste is immense in amount.
Blending of two sorts of waste opens everybody to the dangers of reaching diseases.
Best presence of mind strategy will be to isolate irresistible waste from non irresistible waste at the mark of age.
Diseases waste ought to be disposed of in holders containing sanitizers. (1% sodium hypochlorite arrangement or Antisapril)
Non infectious waste could be classified in to plastic waste eg. Wrappers, IV bottles, paper waste eg. Wrappers, pharma literature Glass waste eg. Injection bottles Metal waste eg. Caps of injection bottles. These can be given to Raddiwala for recycling.
Non irresistible waste could be grouped in to plastic waste eg. Coverings, IV containers, paper squander eg. Coverings, pharma writing Glass squander eg. Infusion bottles Metal waste eg. Covers of infusion bottles. These can be given to Raddiwala for reusing.
Irresistible waste ought not be given to raddiwala for example needles, needles, catheters, gloves, IV sets, blood sacks, and so forth. They additionally ought not be blended in with general non irresistible waste.
Irresistible waste ought to be stuffed in yellow or red plastic pack and sharp waste in white straightforward jerry can.
Bio-clinical waste logo and name ought to be stuck on these compartments.
These holders ought to be gauged and given for definite removal to the yellow assortment van with logo.
This van ought to take these packs for definite removal to the removal site for Incineration/Microwave/Autoclave.
The Ash and other material ought to be placed in metropolitan got land fill.
We are mindful that which is tainted or possibly diseases squander.
Try not to blend in with general waste.
Sanitize at the mark of generation.
Gather in variety coded bag.
Mark it with name and logo.
Gauge and give it for disposal.
Transport and removal will be finished by Excel.
This initial move towards biomedical waste disposal.
You need to get a structure number 1 on installment of As. 1001. from following location
MAHARASHTRA POLLUTION CONTROL BOARD.Shri Chatrapati Maharaj Municipal Market,4th Floor, Mata Ramabai Road, Fort, Mumbai 400 001.
This structure is to be filled in Quadruplicate (4 copies).
Peruse Rule 8 of BWMH Rules 1998.
The charges are endorsed on page no 2, which relies on the capital expense of the establishment. Assuming the capital expense is less that Rs. 10 lacs then take out a draft of Rs. 2001-payable to 'Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB)'.
For the most part emergency clinics and nursing homes need to look for approval for age and disposal.
Different subtleties are general in nature and there is no trouble in filling in those details.
Submit properly filled structure with Rs. 200/ - draft to (MPCB) office.
Get receipts of structure (Acknowledgment of Form No.1)
Approval will be allowed at the appropriate time (by and large 90 days).
Last date of approval is 31 st December 1999 in the urban areas with populace more than 30 lacs.
The individuals who don't look for approval and create and arrange biomedical waste will be arraigned under Environment Protection Act 1986 under the watchful eye of Metropolitan Magistrate Courtsl Judicial Magistrate courts.
Operation theater/Minor 0. T.b) Labor roomc) Injection room/dressing roomd) Bed side organization of intravenous ids/blood.e) W.C.f) Kitchen Waste
0. T. Instruments - Disinfect - Autoclaveb) Linen - Disinfect - Wash - Ironc) O.T. Cloth - Autoclaved) Glass Syringes - Disinfect - Wash - Autoclave.
Paper and plastic coverings and bagsb) Paper and card boxesc) rv bottles plasticd) Injection grass bottlese) Injection metal covers.
These can be offered to raddiwala.
Injection needleb) L.P. needlesc) Scalpvainsd) Scalpel blades.e) Ampoules
Spread paper or plastic sheet on the floor of 0. T.
Keep a pail for placenta mops, guages, blood, IV sets, Allow blood sacks, needles. Contact
Filr 100 ml sanitizer in pull bottles. Coordinate
Put material in sanitizer after activity. Of
Put instruments and gloves in sanitizer after activity 30
Put paper or plastic sheet in sanitizer. Minutes
Wash instruments and Autoclave
Wash cloth and autoclave
Cut or consume the needles.
Put contaminated squander in yellow bags.
Put sharps in Jerry can.
Use needle cutters or burner and put in white jerry can.
Scalp vain and IV set to be placed in jerry can.
Dressings and wraps and mortar cast whenever ruined put in yellow bags.
Non contaminated material for example unsoiled dressing, mortar standing t coverings, card boxes, and so on in dark pack.
Wrappersb) Papersc) Kitchen squandered) Coconut shellse) Fruits skins and peelings, and so forth.
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