Eastchester first responders want you to throw away used gloves and masks

Reports of gloves and masks being improperly disposed of has prompted a PSA from Eastchester first responders.

News 12 Staff

Apr 6, 2020, 3:33 PM

Updated 1,515 days ago

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Parking lots strewn with discarded gloves and face masks have become a major problem of its own during the pandemic.
Several reports of gloves and masks being improperly disposed of has prompted a PSA from Eastchester first responders.
The first responders say throwing your gloves on the ground is very dangerous and poses a threat to DPW employees and the environment.
The video also explains how to properly take the gloves off to prevent cross-contamination.
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