Medical Waste Incinerators--Background Information For Proposed Standards And Guidelines: Industry Profile Report For New And Existing Facilities, Final.
This report presents a profile of the medical waste incinerator (MWI) source category. The purpose of this profile is to characterize the source category for use in subsequent environmental and economic analyses. This is one in a series of reports used as background information in developing air emission standards and guidelines for new and existing MWI's. Definitions of medical waste and MWI's are presented, and the industry structure associated with MWI's is described.
|Air pollution; Pollution control; Standards of performance; Emission guidelines; Medical waste incinerators|
|Office of Air and Radiation|
|Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards|
|Emission Standards Division|
|Other Regulatory Background Document|