SMTL undertakes testing of sharps containers to BS 7320 and the international standard which replaces it, BS EN ISO 23907:2012 (Sharps injury protection - Requirements and test methods - Sharps containers).
The testing undertaken by SMTL includes all of the standard requirements as follows:
- Container stability
- Strength of handle
- Resistance to penetration (needle penetration testing of the container sidewalls)
- Resistance to damage and leakage after dropping
- Labelling and marking
Please contact SMTL to discuss your requirements.