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GEH1501: Are Steam Autoclaves and Incinerators the Only Ways to Treat Medical Waste?

Steam autoclaves and incinerators have been the dominant treatment process for regulated medical waste. New technologies allow regulated medical waste not only to be treated, but allow the treated waste to be used for other purposes. This presentation will briefly review numerous alternative treatment technologies that the FDOH has approved, in an attempt to demonstrate that there are other ways of treating biomedical waste in your community.