Saturday, January 7, 2017

New Washington Interim Policy On Handling Pharmaceutical Wastes Classified As Dangerous Waste

Washington Department of Ecology has developed an interim policy for generators of pharmaceutical wastes which could be classified as “dangerous waste” under State rules. The State has enacted this policy pending US EPA finalizing federal rules to streamline handling and disposal of these wastes. Once the EPA rule is finalized, Ecology expects to adopt the federal rule.

What are the generator requirements under the interim Ecology policy?

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