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  • As a prudent measure, manage nanoparticle wastes, including contaminated lab debris, as a part of your normal laboratory hazardous waste stream. See for additional information on hazardous waste management.
  • Collect and store waste materials in a tightly closed container. Include information describing the nanoparticulate nature of the materials on the waste tag (e.g., contains nanosilver material).


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