Dangerous goods are substances with explosive, flammable, toxic, infectious or corrosive properties that can harm people, property or the environment. On transporting dangerous goods, the package is classified depending on their risk and must be marked to identify what hazardous property it contains, as well as the transportation requirements.
Nitrogenx offers dangerous goods disposal service relating to the Healthcare industry, these include; cytotoxic, mercury, adaspor, amalgam, fixer fluid and more. We have 100% compliance and our staff are qualified and trained on handling a range of dangerous goods but we cannot collect the following DG substances:
✖ Class 1 (Explosives)
✖ Class 2.1 (Flammable Gas)
✖ Class 4.2 (Spotaneously Combustible)
✖ Class 5.2 (Organic Peroxide)
✖ Class 7 (Radioactive)
Safety is of paramount importance to Nitrogenx, please take the time to browse the Compliance section of our website. A Dangerous Goods Form must be completed prior to the collection of your dangerous goods. If need assistance with this please Contact Us.
Refer to NZS 4304:2002 Management of Healthcare Waste for more information.