5-Quart Sharps Shipback

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The DOT-compliant 5-Quart SharpsShipback* includes one Covidien® 5-quart sharps container and a single return system for shipping back used healthcare products for proper treatment. The sharps container fits the lockable wall mount cabinet for safety and convenience. This system is ideal for use in professional healthcare offices or in restrooms in the hospitality industry for public sharps disposal.

*Formerly known as TakeAway Recovery System

This system includes:

  • One 5-quart sharps container for the collection of sharps and other used healthcare products
  • A single prepaid return shipping box for returning materials through UPS for proper treatment
  • Proof of treatment through SharpTracer

Container Features and Benefits:

  • Anti-kickback lid
  • Automatic shut off prevents overfilling
  • Bold, red “FULL” indicator to change the container
  • Locking tabs for extra safety during final closure

Special Note: Customers in Alaska, Hawaii, and US Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands) must purchase through Customer Support at 800.772.5657 as the price for use varies in these areas.

More Information
Brand Covidien
Size 5-Quart
Item Number 80501
Container Dimensions 12.25"L x 4.75"W x 10.5"H
System Dimensions 14"L x 7.75"W x 15.25"H
Max Return Weight 10 Lbs.
Waste Type Sharps and Used Healthcare Products
Authorization Number Exempt

The 5-Quart Sharps Shipback is for retail clinics, dental and medical offices, long-term care facilities, state and federal government, veterinary hospitals, airports, hotels, shopping centers, pharmacies, schools and universities, emergency health services, and urgent care.

Designed for point-of-use collection, the 5-quart sharps containers are engineered with controls to prevent overfilling and limit accidental or intentional access to the container contents.

Place properly segregated used healthcare products, including sharps, directly into the sharps container. This complete system comes with all UPS components for repackaging and shipping for proper treatment. Tracking of proper treatment is available through SharpsTracer.