TITLE

Don't get stuck on medical waste

AUTHOR(S)
Taitz, Mark
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
World Wastes;Jul97, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses risks and opportunities in the collection, treatment, transport and disposal of medical wastes in the United States. Provisions of the 1988 Medical Waste Tracking Act; Definition and handling of regulated medical wastes (RMW); Health and environmental aspects of RMW. INSET: What to do in a medical emergency..
ACCESSION #
9708234470

 

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