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Tossing needles in trash is illegal

Friday, November 13, 2009

Solid waste workers have been stuck by needles

leonnah@standard-democrat.com

SIKESTON -- City of Sikeston residents are being reminded if someone in their household takes medication by injection, it's illegal to toss needles in their regular trash.

Early last week a second worker in a three-week period from Sonny's Solid Waste Inc. was stuck by a hypodermic needle while picking up trash at a Sikeston residence.

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