Submission by: Londonderry’s Solid Waste & Environmental Committee
Londonderry’s Department of Public Works & Engineering (DPW) is pleased to offer a new red kiosk at Town Hall exclusively for the safe disposal of medical sharps waste. The kiosk is located on the second floor, just outside the door to the DPW offices, near the elevator. It is available all day and evenings Monday through Friday.
Medical sharps waste is a biomedical waste consisting of any device used to puncture or lacerate the skin. It is biohazardous and must be handled very carefully. It includes the following: