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Why do I dispose of used syringe needles, lancets or sharps?

Sharps Disposal Program

This is a free community service designed to assist the residents of Manatee County with a safe method for disposing of used syringe needles, lancets and other “sharps”. Syringes should be sealed in an official sharps container or in another heavy plastic container. Properly packaged sharps can be brought to:

Environmental Health Services Division

410 6th Ave East, Bradenton

Monday – Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

941-714-7593

http://manatee.floridahealth.gov/programs-and-services/infectious-disease-services/environmental-health/sharps-disposal-program/index.html

Updated 6/9/2021 2:24 PM
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