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disposable

Nursing adjective Referring to that which is discarded or disposed of noun An item used in health care-related Pt contact which is discarded after use–eg masks, gloves, gowns, needles, paper products, syringes, wipes. See Biohazardous waste.

disposable

(di-spō′ză-bĕl)
Designed to be used once and discarded and not reused or recycled.
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The poorest fifth, meanwhile, have seen disposable income rise from PS8,669 to PS12,748.
By 2026-end, more than 280 Bn units of plastic disposable cups are projected to get sold across the globe; registering higher sales of disposable cups made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET), polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene (PE) materials.
Shane Baylis, chief executive at KDB, added, 'Consumer spending growth levels and disposable wealth growth levels should not be confused or conflated.
Prefilled staplers; bioengineered tissue adhesives and sealants; collagen, foam and alginate dressings; and growth factor healing agents will see the fastest growth among disposable wound management supplies based on performance and infection prevention benefits in surgery and the treatment of injuries.
Meanwhile, consumers are becoming more aware of the problems associated with adult incontinence and of specialized disposable products to deal with this disorder.
donated the new 34-gallon bins used to collect disposable diapers, and the company has spent about $765 a week to haul them to the processor each week, said site manager Chris Fall.
Also, the waste in disposable diapers enters landfills untreated, possibly contaminating groundwater.
Autobar Disposables Group, part of the European Autobar Group, has announced the launch of a commercial range of 100% compostable disposable food service packaging products made from an annually renewable resource: polylactide (PLA) polymer made from corn derived dextrose.
NEW YORK-The disposable food storage category is barely 3 years old, but already the array of products hitting retail shelves is making an impact on traditional food storage.
Disposable chambers are available for the company's small sample adapter, said to be the number one accessory purchased by the company's viscosity testing customers.
Each kit contains absorbent powder, disposable gloves, paperboard spatula, towel, AlcoWipe Antimicrobial Wipe, biohazard bag with twist-tie, and easy-to-follow instructions.