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PharmEcology® Industry News

EPA’s New Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals Rule: Top Ten Take-Aways2019-02-11

EPA’s Final Rule, Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals and Amendment to the P075 Listing for Nicotine, is quite a mouthful to say and the new regulations provide a great deal of information to digest. [ full text ]

EPA Signs New Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals 2018-12-12

Some pharmaceuticals are regulated as hazardous waste under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) when discarded. This final rule creates a new part 266 subpart P for the management of hazardous waste pharmaceuticals by healthcare facilities and reverse distributors. [ full text ]

PharmEcology® Provides Disposal Guidelines for the 2018-2019 Flu Season 2018-09-01

PharmEcology, a division of WM Sustainability Services, is pleased to publish a summary of the proper flu vaccine disposal guidelines for the 2018-2019 flu season as a public service to the healthcare community. [ full text ]

PharmEcology Launches USP Assessment of Risk Consulting Service 2018-11-12

With the December 1, 2019 deadline for USP <800> compliance only a year away, PharmEcology Services, WMSS is launching a unique consulting service which leverages the PharmEcology database to provide a customized Assessment of Risk (A of R) for clients based on their Inventory Analysis along with an A of R algorithm that enables healthcare facilities to customize relevant decisions, including the use of personal protective equipment (PPE), containment strategies, etc. [ full text ]

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