Hazardous Medical Waste Management as a Public Health Issue

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Marinković, Natalija; Vitale, Ksenija; Afrić, Ivo; Janev Holcer, Nataša;
(2005)
  • Publisher: Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health
  • Journal: Arhiv za higijenu rada i toksikologiju,volume 56,issue 1 (issn: 0004-1254, eissn: 1848-6312)
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  • Subject: gospodarenje otpadom; utjecaji na zdravlje; zbrinjavanje medicinskog otpada | impact on health; medical waste treatment

The amount of waste produced is connected with the degree of a country’s economic development; more developed countries produce more waste. This paper reviews the quantities, manipulation and treatment methods of medical waste in Croatia, as well as hazardous potentials... View more
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