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Hospitals, including Redlands Community Hospital, utilize products that contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer or reproductive harm. Such products include, but are not limited to:

  • Catheters
  • Formaldehyde
  • Trays
  • IV Tubings or other
  • Irrigation Sets flexible plastic products
  • Mucous Traps
  • Sterilized Kits
  • Wound Care Kits
  • Heavy metals or metal
  • Vitamin A prosthetics
  • Syringes
  • Leaded glass
  • Drains (Penrose)
  • Prescription or over the counter medications
  • Airways counter drugs
  • Blood Draw Kits
  • Enema Kits
  • Mercury Thermometers
  • Specimen Containers and Collection Sets
  • Products or Devices sterilized with Ethylene Oxide or made with Di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate ("DEHP") which is a plasticizer to make PVC products soft)

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