PMC has outsourced collection, transportation and disposal ofbiomedical waste from various health care establishments.
- 5 ton capacity being augmented upto 10 tonnes
- The biomedical waste is collected through 7 vehicles with GPRS tracking systems from 400 collection points across the city
- The waste is collected in 3 colour coded bags – yellow (for incineration), red(shredding or recycling or landfill) and white (sharp and glass material that is chemically treated and sent to hazardous treatment plant located at Ranjangaon)
- PMC proposes an on call service by two wheelers from small clinics and hospitals with less than ten beds and OPDs