What You Need To Know About Biohazardous Waste
Biological waste, also known as biohazardous waste, is any type of waste that poses a threat to public health. If you work in a healthcare facility or other location that produces biohazardous waste, here's what you need to know. What is biohazardous waste? Biohazardous waste is any waste that contains potentially harmful biological material. This can include blood, tissues, and other body fluids from humans or animals, as well as microorganisms and contagions like bacteria and viruses.