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

9VAC20-120-900. General.

Article 3
Innovative Treatment Technology Review

The requirements for alternate treatment methods contained in Part IX allow, at subdivision 2 d of 9VAC20-120-640, that new or innovative treatment technologies can be approved for permitting if the director reviews the process and determines that it provides treatment in keeping with this chapter and protects public health and the environment, and if the director establishes appropriate conditions for their siting, design, and operation. This article establishes the criteria, protocols, procedures, and processes to be used to petition the director for review and to demonstrate the suitability of the proposed process for the treatment of regulated medical waste.

Statutory Authority

Chapter 14 (§ 10.1-1400 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR672-40-01:1 § 11.7, eff. June 29, 1994.

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