Various healthcare institutions are using sharp containers, sizes of which vary according to the daily requirement. At present, the share of sharp containers in total bio-medical waste container market is estimated to be around 40%. During our study, we have identified that tier I cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, etc. generate high demand of sharp containers. Due to high level of education and awareness, healthcare institutions in these cities use sharp containers which are disposable in nature for disposal of bio-medical waste, thus creating a regular demand. With the increase in number of hospitals, nursing homes, pathology labs, etc., it is anticipated that the sharp container market will grow at a CAGR of around 6.5% during 2013-2018.