Alternate Title: Department of Transportation-Special Permit 16279 (First Revision)
"This emergency special permit authorizes the transportation in commerce of certain Ebola contaminated medical waste for disposal. This special permit provides no relief from the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) other than as specifically stated herein. The most recent revision supersedes all previous revisions. […] The safety analyses performed in development of this special permit only considered the hazards and risks associated with transportation in commerce. The safety analyses did not consider the hazards and risks associated with consumer use, use as a component of a transport vehicle or other device, or other uses not associated with transportation in commerce."
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