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Full Document:
Title:PATIENT ROOM WASTE V. REGULATED MEDICAL WASTE
RCRA Online Number:11477
Date:10/20/1989
To:Waltman
From:Denit
Organization of Recipient:Greater New York Hospital Association
Description: Patient room waste in hospitals is not generally regulated medical waste if segregated from waste such as intravenous bags and items saturated with blood, unless patient is in isolation due to infection with highly communicable disease (SUPERSEDED: see 60 FR 33912; 6/29/95).
Regulatory Citation(s) : 259.1, 259.30 EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Medical Waste; Special Wastes
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:2
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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