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Considerations for Using On-Site Treatment of Regulated Medical Waste

When deciding whether to treat regulated medical waste (RMW) onsite or contract with a partner, there are many factors that healthcare organizations must consider. Some healthcare facilities choose to treat their RMW on-site and this whitepaper uncovers key areas to keep in mind when choosing how to best handle RMW, including:

• Complex regulatory requirements
• Potential staff risks
• Ongoing management costs