ISO 23907:2012
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Sharps injury protection -- Requirements and test methods -- Sharps containers


ISO 23907:2012 specifies requirements for single-use sharps containers intended to hold potentially hazardous sharps medical waste with or without sharps protection features, e.g. scalpel blades, trocars, hypodermic needles and syringes.

It is applicable to sharps containers that are supplied complete by the manufacturer and those that are supplied as components intended to be assembled by the user.


  • Document published on: 2012-09-01
    Edition: 1 (Monolingual) ICS: 11.040.99
    Status: Published Stage: 60.60 (2012-08-16)
    TC/SC: ISO/TC 84 Number of Pages: 10
  • Revised by: ISO/CD 23907

  • No corrigenda or amendments available

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