Last Revised: February 20, 2024

This program is available to all University laboratories for the disposal of biohazardous sharps waste. 

This program benefits labs by:CBE Sharps Container

  • Streamlining biohazardous sharps waste disposal
  • Preventing injuries to lab workers and waste handlers
  • Reducing the burden of biohazardous waste disposal for laboratories
  • Saving laboratories money on the cost of waste disposal
  • Reducing energy use for Penn and shrinking the carbon footprint of laboratories


More information about the program can be found on the Penn Purchasing Website.

Program details and contacts: Reusable Sharps Container Program Information Sheet.

Contact Curtis Bay Medical Waste Services with your service related questions:

To consider opting-in to the program, you can contact the Curtis Bay account representative.

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