formalin separation from tissues for disposal
|From:||Vinnie Della Speranza |
I know that this topic has been discussed on the list numerous times before
however we are being faced with a slightly different slant that I would welcome
your input on.
Our Safety dept. has become conerned that our waste formalin contains blood
and lipid that they feel must be separated from the formalin before it can be
We currently use a filtering funnel when pouring off the waste formalin but
this won't extract the lipid and blood which are in liquid suspension in the
Has anyone else been required to address this issue? I'm hoping someone can
offer a reasonable solution that will satisfy our Safety folks.
Vinnie Della Speranza
Manager for Anatomic Pathology Services
University of South Carolina
165 Ashley Avenue Suite 309
<< Previous Message | Next Message >>