Management of a Hospıtal Wastes Located in Izmir

Authors

  • Delia Teresa Sponza Dokuz Eylül University, Buca Izmir, Turkey
  • Duygu Ardeniz Ören Dokuz Eylül University, Buca Izmir, Turkey

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.15377/2410-3624.2019.06.4

Keywords:

Hospital solid waste management, Regulation.

Abstract

 In this study, the solid wastes produced from a hospital and the present waste management procedures were investigated. The management of solid wastes of the hospital were discussed and some novel waste management techniques were determined to treat the solid wastes. The solid wastes should be collected in special coloured bags, they should be labelled and should be stored in special storage area, and should be disposed by the licensed companies according to Waste Management Regulation. The application of the waste separation at the source throughout the hospital decreases the waste disposal fees. The management of hazardous wastes coming from the hospital should be handled as proposed by the Waste Management Regulations.

Author Biographies

Delia Teresa Sponza, Dokuz Eylül University, Buca Izmir, Turkey

Engineering Faculty, Environmental Engineering Department

Duygu Ardeniz Ören, Dokuz Eylül University, Buca Izmir, Turkey

Engineering Faculty, Environmental Engineering Department

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2019-12-30

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Delia Teresa Sponza, Duygu Ardeniz Ören. Management of a Hospıtal Wastes Located in Izmir. Glob. Environ. Eng. [Internet]. 2019Dec.30 [cited 2021Sep.16];6(1):57-7. Available from: https://www.avantipublishers.com/jms/index.php/tgevnie/article/view/929

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