Tag: opioid epidemic

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Pharmaceutical Waste Rules Challenge Health Providers

February 26, 2019

Via: Waste360

With the opioid epidemic and a forthcoming U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule around hazardous waste pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical waste management has become a front-and-center issue for hospitals and pharmacies. They must comply with rigorous, sometimes confusing, and varied sets of […]