|Biowaste generated during the year Jan 2017 to Dec 2017|
- Biological hazards, also known as biohazards, refer to biological substances that pose a threat to the health of living organisms, primarily that of humans.
- This can include medical waste or samples of a microorganism, virus or toxin (from a biological source) that can affect human health.It can also include substances harmful to other animals.
- The term and its associated symbol are generally used as a warning.
- It is used in the labeling of biological materials that carry a significant health risk, including viral samples and used hypodermic needles.