How to keep up with the implementation of multiple rounds of regional nucleic acid testing in Suzhou?
The picture shows the nucleic acid test sampling site in Sanxiang Park, Gusu District, Suzhou.Medical waste collection and transportation personnel and vehicles are ready for departure in Mudu Town, Wuzhong District, Suzhou.Taken by Li Cheng on February 22, a total of 7,292,300 people were sampled in six urban areas.A total of 5,082,600 people were collected in four county-level cities on Wednesday.Since the current COVID-19 outbreak in Suzhou, one round of regional nucleic acid tests has produced a large amount of medical waste.How to ensure the safe and proper disposal of nucleic acid testing waste?Mudu Town, Wuzhong District, Suzhou has nearly 400,000 permanent residents and 300 nucleic acid testing sampling sites, which is a township with more sampling sites in the whole city.To reduce the risk of cross contamination due to improper medical waste disposal, the town’s special emergency disposal scheme for medical waste, required at each sampling point set a point and point the medical waste administrator, the nucleic acid detection point build medical waste temporary storage facilities, waterproof, prevent leakage and loss prevention, prevent scattering work, strict medical waste classified collection, put an end to the medical waste and life rubbish,At the same time, ensure that the medical waste generated on the same day is collected and transported to the designated institutions for disposal, to achieve closed-loop management.Standard collection, storage and transfer of medical waste is an important defense against the spread of virus.Xiao bingli is one of 20 sealed vans that mudu town has arranged to collect and transport medical waste, each with a driver and a driver.On February 18, she and her team members began collecting and transporting medical waste such as protective suits, masks and gloves replaced by medical staff and volunteers.The collection and transportation work process is rigorous. They conduct nucleic acid testing at 9:30 am every day, and leave for the sampling site at 12:00 a.m. on time to collect and transport medical waste.Their clothes are often soaked through with long hours of work.After the daily collection work, Xiao bingli and the team must return to the hotel isolation, the next day to repeat the work.”When staff at sampling sites are required to change into new protective clothing before returning to work, whether to eat or go to the bathroom, they generate between six and nine tonnes of medical waste per day.These medical waste from the generation, collection and transportation to the disposal unit, all achieve closed-loop management.Before the collection vehicles arrive at the point, the point is guarded by special personnel so as not to be touched by ordinary people.”Li Cheng, director of mudu Town sanitation Office, told reporters that vehicles must be uniformly parked in the closed site, the collection and transportation of medical waste personnel to do nucleic acid testing every day, vehicles before departure, stop in the middle of the collection and transportation, after the collection and transportation are strict elimination.According to the work arrangement, each car is responsible for no less than 15 sampling points on average, and the soonest is until 5pm or 6pm.Mudu town’s approach to urban environmental protection departments at both levels.Wuzhong district organization medical professionals of various plate waste collection, storage, transfer, such as work link to carry out the on-site guidance, nucleic acid detection sampling points of each plate at the same time, the medical waste collection points, the medical waste disposal unit to implement the specific inspection, on the vehicle and personnel to carry out the unified management, the implementation of kill vehicle, personnel, concentrated, nucleic acid detection and so on the whole process of the closed loop management., zhangjiagang ecological environment bureau deputy director with led to the open area, TangQiao Town, phoenix town, staff of nucleic acid detection point specification as the abandoned protective equipment such as waste collection, packaging, warehousing, storage, on-site guidance and coordination of waste disposal vehicles and disposal unit, ensure the safe disposal of medical wastes, prevent the spread of cause secondary pollution.At each nucleic acid sampling site in Huqiu Street, Gusu District, professional staff promptly bagged and disinfected the discarded medical masks, protective suits and other medical waste generated on that day, and then collected and transported to the disposal site by medical waste transport vehicles.”After nucleic acid tests are completed on the same day, all medical waste must be removed, no matter how late.”Zhu Qi, head of nucleic acid testing site in Qingtang Community, Huqiu Street, introduced that Qingtang community has four sampling sites, and each site has a closed temporary storage area for medical waste.At the end of the day, the medical waste will be collected to a large collection point, and the community will conduct unified elimination for each point after the medical waste transfer vehicle arrives in the street.In order to relieve the pressure of medical waste removal and transportation, Suzhou Ecological environment Bureau actively coordinated with departments of transportation, public security and traffic police to deploy vehicles suitable for the transport of medical waste in the city to expand the clearance capacity.In addition, under the unified dispatching of jiangsu Provincial Department of Ecology and Environment, nanjing, Changzhou, Yancheng, Yangzhou, Taizhou, Zhenjiang and other brother cities in Jiangsu province have rushed to help Suzhou. At present, a total of 20 professionals and 10 medical waste transport vehicles help to collect and transport medical waste, effectively ensuring the “daily cleaning” of suzhou’s medical waste.Currently, medical waste in Suzhou city is mainly sent to medical waste disposal sites in Wuzhong District and Zhangjiagang.Suzhou Yuegang Medical Waste Disposal Co., Ltd. and Zhangjiagang Huarui Hazardous Waste Treatment Center Co., Ltd. share the main medical waste disposal work in the city.In Suzhou Yuegang Medical Waste Disposal Co., LTD., 10 sterilizing vehicles entered the high-temperature steam sterilizing cabinet in a group. After one hour of high-temperature steam sterilization, all the medical waste was broken.The reporter learned from the Suzhou Municipal Ecological environment Bureau that the medical waste in Suzhou has been treated in a timely, orderly, efficient and harmless manner. All designated hospitals, sewage treatment plants and medical waste incineration and disposal units in suzhou have been put under real-time monitoring. The discharge of wastewater from designated hospitals is generally stable.As of February 23, Suzhou had disposed of 1,632.87 tons of medical waste, including 1,266.68 tons related to COVID-19.The bureau will continue to strengthen the supervision of medical waste disposal and pay close attention to the daily output of medical waste.As medical waste continues to increase, Suzhou has put medical waste emergency disposal facilities into operation to enhance emergency disposal capacity and firmly guard the last “safety gate” for epidemic prevention and control.