What is the correct way to dispose of Chair-side traps?
Follow these directions to correctly dispose of chair-side traps using Amalgon.
- Remove disposable chair-side evacuation trap and place directly into the Amalgon amalgam recycling container.
- Do not clean disposable traps under running water or discharge amalgam into the waste water system.
- Do not put evacuation traps or its contents into sharps container, red biomedical bag, regular trash or rinse in the sink, sending hazardous contents down the drain.