Resources


This website is about management of medical waste - identifying it, reducing production, segregating it, treating it, packaging it, and disposing of it.

The International Committee of the Red Cross on Medical Waste

Practice Greenhealth

CDCP's Environmental Health Services page on Biological and Infectious Waste

Book: Standard Handbook of Hazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal - Harry M. Freeman, editor

Michigan's Medical Waste Regulatory Program (MWRP) Overview

Washington state Department of Ecology on Chemotherapy Waste

National Solid Waste Management Association - industry association

The EPA on Medical Waste

Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988

West Virginia's Infectious Medical Waste Program

California's Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

New Jersey DEP Guidance Document For Regulated Medical Waste (RMW)

American Veterinary Medical Association - Pharmaceutical Disposal

World Health Organization - Medical Waste

Sharps Disposal - EPA

sharps container

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Book: Standard Handbook of Hazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal - Harry M. Freeman, editor