ANTONIA REEVE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY ANTONIA REEVE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Clinical waste. Theatre assistant closing an orange plastic bag containing clinical waste. This clinical waste (also known as medical waste) from surgery will includes items such as body fluids and tissues, bandages and soiled linen. The waste is likely to contain organisms that cause diseases, so it will be destroyed by incineration to avoid cross-contamination and disease spreading.
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