Medical Waste Wise

How to achieve compliance and cost savings through proper classification and management of medical waste.

A free breakfast seminar
Monday, March 20, 2017

Check-In & Continental Breakfast
7:30 – 8:00 AM

8:00 – 9:00 AM

RSVP by Friday, March 17

Marriott Residence Inn
1350 Veterans Blvd
Oyster Point
South San Francisco, CA

Medical waste management requirements have changed. Are your organization’s practices up to date?

Updates to California’s Medical Waste Management Act have broadened the types of materials defined as medical waste, creating new operational and regulatory challenges for organizations of all types – biotech facilities, pharmaceutical manufacturers, medical device manufacturers, R&D labs, healthcare facilities and others that generate large quantities of medical waste.

Understanding how these changes impact the daily ways your organization classifies, handles, stores, disposes of and manages medical wastes is critical to avoiding penalties for non-compliance and preventing disruptions in facility operations.

What you'll learn

In this concise, information-filled session we will share new requirements and compliance strategies for:

  • Properly classifying medical wastes
  • Handling and disposal requirements for medical wastes
  • Distinguishing between Cal/OSHA, medical waste and hazardous waste management requirements and their relative applicability
  • Identifying proper waste management requirements for pharmaceutical wastes
  • Reducing costs through proper waste classification

Who should attend

Any and all staff involved with medical waste handling, disposal and management at your facility including:

  • EHS managers
  • Operations managers
  • Infection control staff
  • Environmental services
  • Medical waste managers
  • Risk managers
  • Engineers
  • Facility managers


Check-In & Continental Breakfast
7:30 – 8:00 AM

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Medical Waste Seminar

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