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Information about Sharps Box and Needles

All the information you need about using and disposing of Sharps Box and Needles.

Information about – Sharps Box and Needles

Sharps Bin and Needles – click the image to order supplies
Yellow Sharps Bin for disposal
Blue 23G Needles 1.25" Length
Green 21G Needles 1.5" Length
Syringes 1ml 2ml 5ml

Should the needles be unavailable, use this link to find alternatives. The types needed are as confirmed here:

21G 1.5" for drawing and administering - Green
23G 1.25" for administering if preferred - Blue

Sustanon – draw it up with a green needle, administer with a blue needle. Use a 2ml syringe.

Nebido / Decapeptyl – draw it up with a green needle and administer with a green needle. Use a 5ml syringe.

Information on – Needle Disposal

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Information on disposing of Sharps Boxes in your area

NHS Guidance on needle and sharps disposal

Advice on – Safe self-administration of injection

How to give yourself an intramuscular injection video

Advice on safe intramuscular self-injection from the NHS

How to give yourself an injection into the buttock