DIscarded medical gloves are found at a local business in southern Bình Dương Province. —Photo baochinhphu.vn
BÌNH DƯƠNG — Market watch officials in southern Bình Dương Province have found more than 20 tonnes of used medical gloves and protective suits stored by a local business.
The goods were set to be sold on the market.
Workers were at the business in Lai Hưng Commune, Bàu Bàng District. A total of 20 tonnes of used medical gloves and 1 tonne of protective suits classified as medical waste were discovered. Some156,000 medical gloves contained in 156 boxes without clear origin was also found at the place.
The business owner failed to show a business operation certificate and the papers of origins of the goods.
He admitted he hired the place since this June as storage to collect and classify discarded medical gloves before selling them on.
The police are investigating the case. — VNS