Washington State Department of Ecology: Dental Office BMPs: Best Management Practices for Dental Office Wastes


Subject:
Washington State: Health , Dentistry

Description:
Documents on best management practices to help Washington state dental offices reduce wastes and "prevent discharging mercury, silver, and other dangerous wastes into the environment." Provides a FAQ on dental waste management, discussion of amalgam and X-ray silver, details about dental office inspections, and related material. Documents, though written for dental offices, are mostly non-technical, and useful for general research on medical waste management. From the Washington State Department of Ecology.

Publisher:
Washington State Department of Ecology

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.ecy.wa.gov/dentalbmps/


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