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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 9. Environment
Agency 20. Virginia Waste Management Board
Chapter 120. Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations

9VAC20-120-430. Temperature Control and Storage Period.

Any regulated medical waste that is stored for more than seven days must be refrigerated and maintained in an ambient temperature between 35° and 45°F (2° and 5°C). Any vehicle parked 24 hours or more during transport will be considered a storage facility subject to the requirements of Part V (9VAC20-120-330 et seq.) of this chapter. No storage during transport will be allowed without a permit issued in accordance with the procedures in Part X (9VAC20-120-680 et seq.) of this chapter.

Statutory Authority

§ 10.1-1402 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR672-40-01:1 § 6.4, eff. June 29, 1994; amended, Volume 18, Issue 18, eff. June 19, 2002.

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