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Full Document:
Title:RESPONSE FROM THE OFFICE OF SOLID WASTE TO THE COAST GUARD REGARDING THEIR QUESTIONS ON MEDICAL WASTE
RCRA Online Number:11391
Date:01/17/1989
To:Cunniff, HQ
From:Petruska
Organization of Recipient:EPA
Description: Medical waste is a solid waste and is subject to Subtitle D regulation, or if hazardous, to Subtitle C. EPA is developing a medical waste program pursuant to the Medical Waste Tracking Act. Medical waste also covered by the CWA, Ocean Dumping Act, and MARPOL (for plastics) (SEE ALSO: 60 FR 33912; 6/29/95).
Regulatory Citation(s) : 259.1 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s): Medical Waste; Municipal Solid Waste; Nonhazardous Waste; Special Wastes
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:1
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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