TZ Tansania
  • 55 - Verpackung, Transport
  • 48 - Papiere und Pappen; Waren aus Zellstoff, Papier oder Pappe

Cartons, boxes and cases, of corrugated paper or paperboard (HS code(s): 481910); Packaging and distribution of goods in general (ICS code(s): 55.020)

GDC 4 (195) DTZS, Sharps container - Specification, 1st Edition; (14 page(s), in English)

This Tanzania Standard specifies requirements and test methods for sharps containers intended to hold potentially infectious medical waste comprised largely of devices, which can readily cause physical injury, e.g. scalpels, blades, hypodermic needles and syringes. This Tanzania Standard covers sharps container that are supplied complete by the manufacturer and those that are supplied as components intended to be assembled by the user. No limitation in size of containers is specified in this Tanzania Standard and no requirements are included for materials of construction. However, the materials used should be such that the containers can be disposed by incineration.