State & Federal Regulations

Click on any state to view their regulatory requirements for medical waste disposal.

Federal Regulation Resources

CDC Healthcare-Associated Infections

Guideline for Disinfection and Sterilization in Healthcare Facilities, 2008

Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

US Department of Health & Human Services (HIPAA)

US Environmental Protection Agency

US Department of Labor Workplace Poster Requirements for Businesses

Infection Control Practices for Dentistry

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

California Office of Occupational Safety & Health (DOSH)

State of Nevada OSHA

USPS Sharps Waste and Other Mailable Regulated Medical Waste

EPA – Medical Waste