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Alternative Technologies for Medical Waste Treatment

In addition to the treatment methods specifically allowed in the Medical Waste Management Act, there are Alternative Medical Waste Treatment Technologies (PDF)Opens in new window.approved for use in California. 

Note: Alternative Medical Waste Treatment Technology Approval is not necessary for incineration or steam sterilization operating at 250° F for 30 minutes.

Last modified on: 6/30/2014 12:05 PM