U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Air and Waste Waste and Materials Management Program
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Wisconsin strictly regulates "infectious waste," which in other states might be called "regulated medical waste." The state has numerous requirements for generators, transporters, medical facilities, and for the handling and storage of infectious waste. Medical facilities in the state must prepare, submit to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR), and follow a medical waste reduction plan in order to reduce the ...