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Full Document:
Title:DEFINITION OF REGULATED MEDICAL WASTE APPLICABLE TO INTRAVENOUS BAGS GENERATED BY VETERINARIANS
RCRA Online Number:13354
Date:03/01/1990
To:NA
From:NA
Organization of Recipient:NA
Description: Veterinarian’s spent intravenous (IV) bags are regulated medical waste (RMW).Residues from the treatment and destruction of regulated medical waste are excluded from the definition of regulated medical waste. Cutting IV bags into strips so that they are no longer recognizable as regulated medical waste is not adequate treatment (SUPERSEDED: see 60 FR 33912; June 29, 1995).
Regulatory Citation(s) : 259.10, 259.30(a)(3), 259.30(b)(1) EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Medical Waste; Special Wastes; Treatment
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:1
EPA Publication Number:530-SW-90-090C
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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