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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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On the other hand, market behavior encouraged investors to start disposable baby diaper operations almost in every country.
In the Thames Valley area, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust bought 11,783,450 disposable drinking cups between 2014 and 2018.
That means that the increase in disposable income for the richest 20 per cent of households has been more than four times greater than the increase in disposable income for the poorest 20 per cent.
Skates said: "Gross disposable income figures are an important measure of economic well-being as they show the amount of money people have left to spend once they have paid their key bills.
Key highlights of the report, titled "Disposable Cups Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2016-2026," include:
Pre-assembled, pre-sterilized disposable plastic bags eliminate the need to clean the stainless steel bioreactor tanks in preparing the changeover from one product to another.
US Reprocessed Disposable Device Market 2006 $130 Million 2011 $200 Million Source: Millennium Research Group Note: Table made from bar graph.
The KDB analysis defines disposable wealth assets which are truly liquid, and upon which consumers could really call for spending if required.
IV, catheterization and related products will remain the largest and fastest growing disposable medical supply product group, with demand increasing 6.5 percent annually to $37 billion in 2009.
They can also be more expensive than adult disposable briefs.
The Agency is seeking comments on the requirements outlined for reusable and disposable industrial wipes and the no free liquids standard.
* The juvenile and adult hygiene film market consists of disposable diapers and feminine-hygiene and incontinence products.