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Report a Concern about Regulated Medical Waste

Please include the following information when reporting a concern about regulated medical waste:
  • Description of the concern
  • Name/address of the facility
  • Date incident occurred
  • Name of individuals involved/affected
  • Other agencies to whom the incident was reported
  • Estimate of the frequency or pervasiveness of the issue
  • Your contact information (if you wish to not remain anonymous)

The concern may be reported to the Laboratory Investigations Unit[1] or by phone at 1-800-682-6056.