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: http://cms.business-services.upenn.edu/purchasing/component/content/article/6-default-news/401-reusable-sharps-container-program-updated.html

Program Info Sheet: Reusable Sharps Container Program

To consider opting-in to the program, you can speak to the account representative: http://cms.business-services.upenn.edu/purchasing/component/content/article/10-supplier-database/203-404350.html