[Histonet] slide disposal

Mark J. Griffith mark <@t> vyleater.com
Wed Mar 11 13:29:22 CDT 2009

Thank you Joyce -

The SlydEater pulverizes the glass slide and obliterates the label 
affixed to the slide. Units are available for both short term and 
long term rentals, as well as Least to Own.

If interested, visit our website at:


or by calling me directly at 800-233-3721.

Mark J. Griffith
E-mail:  mailto:mark <@t> vyleater.com
S & G Enterprises, Inc.
N115 W19000 Edison Drive
Germantown, WI  53022   USA
Tel: 262/251-8300
US/Canada toll-free: 800/233-3721
Fax: 262/251-1616

>From: "Joyce Cline" <jcline <@t> wchsys.org>
>To: "Histonet" <histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu>
>Date: Wed, 11 Mar 2009 12:51:14 -0400
>We use the same company that takes away our alcohol waste. They pulverize
>the slides for us. There is a company in WI that makes a Slydeater that you
>can rent for one month to pulverize your slides. I am looking into that
>Joyce Cline, H.T. (ASCP)
>Technical Specialist
>Hagerstown Medical Lab.
>fax 301-665-4941
>-----Original Message-----
>From: histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
>[mailto:histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu] On Behalf Of Sharon
>Sent: Wednesday, March 11, 2009 4:57 AM
>To: histonet <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu
>Subject: [Histonet] slide disposal
>Hi everyone!
>Thank you for all the great responses to my last question about metal
>vs. plastic molds. I have another question being debated however, How to
>dispose of slides once the required time is up (10 years for us). We
>have put the slide in sharps containers and then into biohazard, but are
>they really bioharzard, the slides only contain the patients accession
>number - no personal ID on the slides? How do you guys dispose of your
>slides when space and money are an issue?
>Thank you
>Sharon Campbell, HTL(ASCP)CM, BSBM
>Histology Supervisor
>Celligent Diagnostics, LLC
>Formerly Pathology Associates Services
>101 East W.T. Harris Blvd, Suite 1212
>Charlotte, NC  28262
>800-524-6779 ext. 104
>704-970-3304 Direct Line
>sharonc <@t> celligent.net

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