Navigating the Challenges of Managing Pharmaceutical Waste White Paper
Pharmaceutical waste management is a critical yet complex activity for health care facilities, and comes with strict requirements on how to properly classify, manage and dispose of such materials. Understanding the various regulatory, safety and environmental obligations is key.
This White Paper reviews elements of the pharmaceutical waste management process, including:
Pharmaceutical waste regulations
Pharmaceutical waste types
Generator status, storage and transportation
Consequences of noncompliance