Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2005 13:19:54 -0400
Reply-To: "Dow, Melissa [SLGUS]" <MDOW**At_Symbol_Here**SLGUS.JNJ.COM>
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From: "Dow, Melissa [SLGUS]" <MDOW**At_Symbol_Here**SLGUS.JNJ.COM>
Subject: Re: Disinfecting Biohazard Bins
Comments: To: sandra

50/50 solution
water and clorox solution

Melissa L. Dow
The Spectacle Lens Group of Johnson & Johnson
2797 Frontage Road, Roanoke, VA 24017
e-mail: mdow**At_Symbol_Here**
ph: 540-561-2194, fax: 444-4959, jjdial: 214-2194

-----Original Message-----
From: sandra [mailto:sargentbuff**At_Symbol_Here**ALLTEL.NET]
Sent: Monday, July 18, 2005 8:42 PM
To: DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**LIST.UVM.EDU
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Disinfecting Biohazard Bins

I'm looking for an easily procurable product for washing and disinfecting
biohazard bins. The bins contain microbiological, blood, pathological, and
body fluid waste from the camp's hospital and are kept refrigerated until
their contents are emptied into a medical waste incinerator.

I'm also looking for information regarding recommended procedures for
setting up a facility ( or outdoor area ) for the disinfection and
decontamination of those bins. I'm particularly concerned about drainage and


Steven E. Sargent
Health, Safety, Enviromental Coordinator
Camp Anaconda, Iraq

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