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Private hospitals still burning, burying and disposing of hazardous waste together with municipal waste, a new study shows

Health facilities’ reluctance to abide by the rules is putting public health at risk and polluting environment, experts say. Private hospitals still burning, burying and disposing of hazardous waste together with municipal waste, a new study shows
A worker at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital segregates medical waste. Post File Photo
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Arjun Poudel
Published at : January 17, 2020
Updated at : January 17, 2020 08:15
Kathmandu

Arjun Poudel

Arjun Poudel is a health reporter for The Kathmandu Post. Before joining the Post, he worked for Sagarmatha Television, Naya Patrika, Republica and The Himalayan Times.


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