Hazardous Waste Disposal

Disposal of Medications

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC)
Memo on Medication Disposal Provides guidance on the disposal of medications in school. 
 
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) 
Safe Medication Disposal for Households Website provides information for safe medication disposal and location maps for take-back sites for medications. 

Disposal of Regulated Medical Waste

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC)
The Regulated Medical Waste site defines regulated medical waste, regulated institutions, proper treatment and disposal, and required reports and forms. 

Page Reviewed 8/26/22