Which one of the following is a component of hospital waste?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

Which one of the following is a component of hospital waste?
 
(a) Scrap
 
(b) Toxic metals
 
(c) Pathogens
 
(d) Mobiles
 
I got this question in a national level competition.
 
I need to ask this question from Environmental Issues topic in division Environmental Issues of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

The correct answer is (c) Pathogens
 
Explanation: Medical waste is any kind of waste that contains infectious material produced during the diagnosis, treatment, or immunization of animals. It contains pathogens, chemicals, needles, organic waste, etc.