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Medical Waste Transport, Treatment, and Disposal BIO-CYCLE, LLC
648 NW Guerdon Street
Lake City, FL 32055
Telephone: 386 208-6263
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Biomedical Waste Operating Plan
Biomedical Waste Operating Plan guidelines from the state of Florida.
Environmental Protection Agency
Comprehensive EPA web site with basic information, resource documents, and regulations regarding medical waste.
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the lead agency in state government for environmental management and stewardship. Very comprehensive web site with information, headline news, etc.
Florida Department Of Health
The Florida Department of Health regulates the identification, packaging, storage and treatment of biohazardous waste at the generating facility. There are an estimated 30,000 biomedical waste facilities in Florida. These include hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, laboratories, funeral homes, dentists, veterinarians, physicians, transporters, and storage and treatment facilities. The objective of the biomedical waste program is to protect health care workers, environmental-service staff, waste haulers, and the general public from risks associated with potentially infectious biomedical waste.
Florida Senate
The Florida Senate web site contains the full text of Florida laws and statues. The statues which apply to medical waste in the state of Florida, including Florida include Florida Statues (FS) Chapters 381 and Chapter 403 can be found on this site.
Georgia Department Of Natural Resources Pollution Prevention Assistance Division
Since 1997, P²AD has been actively involved in AHA/EPA's Hospitals for A Healthy Environment (H2E) initiative to identify waste reduction options for hospitals. Based on the volume of waste generated by healthcare facilities, the potential for waste reduction, and the national focus by EPA on healthcare, P²AD continues to devote resources to this priority sector.
Georgia Environmental Protection Division
The Georgia Environmental Protection Division helps provide Georgia's citizens with clean air, clean water, healthy lives and productive land by assuring compliance with environmental laws and by assisting others to do their part for a better environment.
National Institutes of Health
The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA's mission is to assure the safety and health of America's workers by setting and enforcing standards; providing training, outreach, and education; establishing partnerships; and encouraging continual improvement in workplace safety and health. Workers in many different occupations are at risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens. First aid team members, housekeeping personnel in some settings, and nurses are examples of workers who may be at risk of exposure. In 1991, OSHA issued the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard to protect workers from this risk. In 2001, in response to the Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act, OSHA revised the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard 1910.1030. The revised standard clarifies the need for employers to select safer needle devices and to involve employees in identifying and choosing these devices. The updated standard also requires employers to maintain a log of injuries from contaminated sharps.
Office of Hazardous Materials Safety
The Office of Hazardous Materials Safety (OHM) formulates, issues and revises Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) under the Federal Hazardous Materials Transportation Law. The HMR cover hazardous materials definitions and classifications, hazard communications, shipper and carrier operations, training and security requirements, and packaging and container specifications. With responsibility for compliance with the HMR, other than those regulations applicable to a single mode of transportation, OHM places emphasis on packaging manufacturers, retesters and reconditioners, and multimodal shippers of hazardous materials.
The American Dental Association
The American Dental Association is the professional association of dentists committed to the public's oral health, ethics, science, and professional advancement.
The American Medical Association
The American Medical Association speaks out on issues important to patients and the nation's health. AMA policy on such issues is decided through its democratic policy-making process, in the AMA House of Delegates.
U.S. Food And Drug Administration
The FDA is a team of 9,000 dedicated public health employees that includes physicians, nurses, consumer safety officers, lawyers, and scientists, with specialties ranging from biomaterials engineering to pharmacology. Decisions made by FDA affect every American every day.

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