Stepanov explained how to use medical protection
Personal protective equipment used by medical personnel is disposed of by specialized organizations, and masks and gloves used in everyday life are disposed of with ordinary household waste.
This was announced during a briefing on Saturday by Health Minister Maxim Stepanov, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“If we are talking about masks and gloves used in everyday life, they are treated as ordinary household waste. If we talk about personal protective equipment – masks, respirators and gloves used in medical facilities, there is a corresponding process for their disposal, and it goes through specialized organizations, “said Stepanov, answering the question , what are the requirements for collection and disposal. masks and gloves used daily by citizens.
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As reported by Ukrinform, as of May 23, 20,580 cases of COVID-19 have been laboratory confirmed in Ukraine. For one day – 432 new cases.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru