Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 25||HEALTH SERVICES|
|PART 1||DEPARTMENT OF STATE HEALTH SERVICES|
|CHAPTER 1||MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS|
|SUBCHAPTER K||DEFINITION, TREATMENT, AND DISPOSITION OF SPECIAL WASTE FROM HEALTH CARE-RELATED FACILITIES|
The purpose of these sections is to provide a definition of the term "special waste from health care-related facilities (SWFHCRF)," approve methods for the treatment and disposition of the waste, identify the entities that are subject to the provisions of these sections, and provide for the orderly application of the sections to covered entities. Although these sections provide for the methods of treatment of SWFHCRF, they do not require sterilization of the waste as a measure of adequate treatment.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §1.131 adopted to be effective April 4, 1989, 14 TexReg 1457; amended to be effective December 21, 1994, 19 TexReg 9599.|