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Puncture Proof Container or PPC

Puncture Proof Container ( PPC )

          Puncture Proof Container or PPC container is used to disposable of sharp instruments. It mostly used in health care system to prevent injuries from sharp disposables.

          The code used for puncture proof container is white.

Examples :

  • Needles ( After Burning )
  • Surgical blades
  • Suture Needles
  • Ampules
  • Vials
  • Mercury contained Thermometers
  • Vaccutainers

Solution Used in Puncture Proof Container :

          The solution used in puncture proof container is sodium hypochloride and water the ratio is for each 1 liter of water 200ml of sodium hypochloride.

          The frequency of solution changing is every 8 hours according to infection control committee guidelines.

Images : 

Image-01 : Puncture Proof Container


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