This kit 17-piece HPS cleanup kit is suitable for cleaning up potentially infectious body fluids, particularly those infected with hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS). It includes a biohazard bag with tie, scoop and spatula, disinfectant spray and wipes, exam gloves, a respirator that meets the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) N95 standard, and safety goggles.
The kit comes in a plastic case with pre-drilled holes for wall mounting, and measures 9.50 x 9.50 x 2.75 inches (H x W x D). (H is height, the vertical distance from lowest to highest point; W is width, the horizontal distance from left to right; D is depth, the horizontal distance from front to back.)
Refill supplies are sold separately.nnBiohazard cleanup kits provide an assortment of cleaning tools and disposable personal protective equipment to safely clean up potentially infectious bodily fluids such as vomit, spit, blood, or urine.
The personal protective equipment components of the kit help minimize exposure of personnel to potentially harmful substances. Biohazard (also called biological hazards) cleanup kits may comply with standards such as Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Standard 1910.1030 concerning blood borne pathogens and the cleanup of infectious waste. The kits are used in facilities such as hospitals, doctor's offices, and health care clinics. They are also used by cleaning crews specializing in trauma and crime scene clean up.