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RCRA Online Number: 14906
Title: Management Of Household Pharmaceuticals Collected By Law Enforcement During Take-Back Events & Programs
Document Date: 2018-09-11
To: U.S Law Enforcement Partner
From: Wheeler
Description: This memorandum provides law enforcement agencies with information on how to more cost effectively manage household pharmaceuticals collected in take-back programs. Specifically, the memorandum describes the various options law enforcement agencies can use to transport and destroy household pharmaceuticals collected in take-back programs consistent with the applicable regulations under EPA, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Department of Transportation (DOT), and U.S. Postal Service (USPS).
Regulatory Citation(s): 257.3, 257.5, 257.4, 275.7, 257.6, 261.4
Statutory Citation(s): 3006 Read US Code 42, Chapter 82
Official ORCR Policy: Yes
Associated Topic(s): Hazardous Waste, Household Hazardous Waste, Incineration, Incinerators