Minimising pharmaceutical wastes
Huin Weng Kit, Pharmacist from Hospital Selama, Perak
There could be traces of
pharmaceutical wastes in your
drinking water and
you wouldn’t know it!
Drug pollution is a growing problem that people seldom address which will leave devastating effects on the environment as well as to all living organisms including humans. Without proper disposal, medicines find their way into lakes, rivers, seas and even drinking water and will eventually cause adverse effects.
To have a clear understanding on this matter, we speak to Pharmacist from Hospital Selama, Perak, Huin Weng Kit.