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Full Document:
Title:MEDICAL WASTE TREATMENT AND DESTRUCTION EXCLUSION
RCRA Online Number:11509
Date:04/20/1990
To:Goldberg
From:Barnes
Organization of Recipient:Steptoe and Johnson
Description: There is no EPA authority to approve and/or disapprove medical waste treatment technologies. Medical waste that has been both treated and destroyed is no longer subject to tracking requirements. Chemical disinfection followed by encapsulation in plastic bottle is insufficient (SUPERSEDED: see 60 FR 33912; 6/29/95).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; Special Wastes; Treatment
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:3
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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