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Conservation Journal

"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

(A PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)

ISSN: 2278-5124 (Online) :: ISSN: 0972-3099 (Print)

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Conservation Journal

"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

(A PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)

ISSN: 2278-5124 (Online) :: ISSN: 0972-3099 (Print)

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Conservation Journal

"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

(A PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)

ISSN: 2278-5124 (Online) :: ISSN: 0972-3099 (Print)

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"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

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Biomedical waste management in Sonam Norbu Memorial Govt. District Hospital Leh-Ladakh

Sonam Angmo  and Raj Kumar Rampal

Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Jammu Jammu- (J&K)

Abstract

In present study attempt has been made to assess generation and management of biomedical waste at Sonam Norbu Memorial Govt. District Hospital Leh-Ladakh. The study revealed that in the hospital 267.7 g per bed per day of BMW is generated and hospital has adopted Biomedical waste management rule 2016 partially because so far as collection of Biomedical waste is concerned hospital is using four colour dust bins in all the wards, blood bank, laboratory and OPD whereas after collection the disposal of biomedical waste is not done as per BMW rule 2016.

Biomedical waste, collection, management dust bins

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:https://doi.org/10.36953/ECJ.2017.18322

Received: 15.06.2017

Revised:29.07.2017

Accepted: 13.08.2017

First Online: 21.12. 2017

:https://doi.org/10.36953/ECJ.2017.18322

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