Governing Law and Regulations
Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Land Division Environmental Services Branch Medical Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Alabama has its own requirements for the management of medical waste. Generators, transporters, and solid waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities must comply with numerous standards for packaging, labeling, storage, treatment, transportation, and disposal of medical waste. Transporters, treatment facilities, and disposal facilities must be permitted, while ...