Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Regulatory Advisory Panel Meeting - Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations, Amendment 3

Meeting Details
Date / Time 10/4/2019  9:30 am
Location Perimeter Center
Suite 201 - Hearing Room 5
9960 Mayland Drive
Richmond VA 23233 
Board Website 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 10/2/2019   (89k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 10/23/2019   (84k)       FINAL
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
This a meeting of the Regulatory Advisory Panel (RAP) for Amendment 3 to the Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations (9 VAC 20-120). The purpose of this amendment is to modernize the standards for general handling and treatment of regulated medical waste based on current industry best management practices. The goals are to clarify the requirements for generators and permitted facilities, improve permitting procedures, and streamline the regulations for ease of use while still protecting natural resources and human health.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
The agency plans to discuss the following regulations at this meeting:
9 VAC 20-120 Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations

Contact Information
Name / Title: Debra A. Harris  / Policy and Planning Specialist
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)698-4209    FAX: (804)698-4019    TDD: ()-