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Chelsea, Michigan Medical Waste. Most states have strict guidelines when it comes to producing, storing, transporting, and decontaminating medical waste. Chelsea, Michigan is no different, we all want to protect public health and the environment.
We have listed some general information identifying the types of producers and the departments in Michigan who regulate medical waste. Medical waste is a subset of waste generated in a healthcare setting; however, healthcare locations are not the only place you will find medical waste. Medical waste can be found in Med Spas, Veterinary offices, Tattoo Parlors, etc.
There are many types of medical waste producers in Michigan. The EGLE (Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy) has identified them as.
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Sharps shall be contained for disposal in individual leakproof, rigid, puncture-resistant containers that are secured to preclude loss of the contents. In addition, a container used to store or transport a number of individual sharps containers shall be leakproof. These containers shall be conspicuously labeled with the word “sharps”.
Medical waste other than sharps shall be contained in bags other than body pouches or other containers that are impervious to moisture and have a strength sufficient to resist ripping, tearing, breaking, or bursting under normal conditions of usage or handling. The bags or containers shall be secured to prevent leakage during storage, handling, or transport.
Store medical waste in such a manner that prevents putrefaction and prevents infectious agents from coming in contact with the air or with individuals.
If medical waste is stored outside of the producing facility, store the medical waste in a secured area or locked in a container that weighs more than 500 pounds and prevent access to the area of container by vermin or unauthorized individuals.
A producing facility may not store medical waste for more than 90 days.
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Chelsea is a city in Washtenaw County in the state of Michigan. The population is 5,467. The city has a total area of 3.68 square miles, of which 3.63 square miles is land and 0.05 square miles is water.
In March 2004 by a 995–226 vote, residents approved a change in municipal status from a village into a city. Residents no longer pay property taxes to adjacent Lima and Sylvan townships as they had under the village government. The city provides all services formerly provided by both village and township governments.