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Management of Solid Health-Care Waste at Primary Health-Care Centres: A Decision-Making Guide

This document provides guidance for selecting the most appropriate method for safely managing solid waste generated at primary health care centers in developing countries. It includes six decision trees aimed at assisting the user in identifying appropriate waste management methods. It is intended for staff working in primary health care centers and technical staff working in local, state, or central administration.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2005

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Also known as: Gestion des déchets d’activités de soins solides dans les centres de soins de santé primaires: Guide d’aide à la décision

Resource types: Training material

Diseases/vaccines: Not disease/vaccine specific

Topics: Injection safety and waste management

Regions: Global