ABSTRACT

Managing Solid Waste Contaminated with a Category A Infectious Substance   [open pdf - 3MB]

From the Preface: "[T]his guidance aims to prepare the nation to effectively manage Category A waste associated with infectious disease incidents. The guidance also aims to improve understanding of the safety of infectious waste management processes. It is intended to help government and non-governmental leaders, local emergency medical services, emergency managers, hospitals, healthcare providers, laboratories, environmental services workers, waste management companies and workers, and related stakeholders safely handle, inactivate, transport, and dispose of Category A waste."

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Date:
2019-08
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Department of Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration: https://www.phmsa.dot.gov/
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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