Tuesday, 10 November 2020
Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment
Medical Waste Disposal
225. To ask the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the options available to families for the disposal of medical waste that is not incontinence wear (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [35231/20]
The Mywaste.ie website contains advice on how households should dispose of various waste materials including medical and clinical waste, at the following link .
As indicated on the website, households wishing to dispose of hazardous clinical waste, such as syringes, should contact their local HSE for advice on how to manage it safely.