EPISODE 6

EPISODE 6

MEDICAL WASTE

In this episode, we will be discussing the issue of medical waste management in Thailand. We will be focusing on how medical waste is created and handled and, most importantly, how the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted the production of medical waste. In addition, we will be adding ideas about how high schoolers can jump in to help improve medical waste management in Thailand.

 

Medical waste is one of the most dangerous forms of waste, especially if it is untreated before disposal. The lack of proper facilities and regulations for the handling and disposal of medical waste can pose a threat to both the handler and the environment. This highlights the importance of this episode and the content included - so make sure you don't miss out on it!