There are standards for sending specimens that are in a hazardous solution, like Formalin. Plastic bags are secondary containers and should not be used to transport fluid. The specimens should be in a secure plastic container that seals tightly and will not puncture causing injury to others.
Supervisor, Histology, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Mail Code H179
Hershey, PA 17033
Phone (717) 531-6072
Fax: (717) 531- 7741
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