EN ISO 23907-1:2019

Sharps injury protection - Requirements and test methods - Part 1: Single-use sharps containers (ISO 23907-1:2019)

Publication date:   May 16, 2019

General information

60.60 Standard published   Feb 13, 2019

CEN

CEN/TC 205 Non-active medical devices

European Norm

11.040.99   Other medical equipment

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Scope

This document specifies requirements for single-use sharps containers intended to hold potentially hazardous sharps medical waste with or without sharps protection features, e.g. scalpel blades, trocars, hypodermic needles and syringes.
It is applicable to single-use sharps containers that are supplied complete by the manufacturer and to those that are supplied as components intended to be assembled by the user.
It is not applicable to reusable sharps containers or to the outer containers used in the transportation of filled single-use sharps containers.

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PREVIOUSLY

Replaces
EN ISO 23907:2012

NOW

PUBLISHED
EN ISO 23907-1:2019
60.60 Standard published
Feb 13, 2019