What information has EPA shared to provide the public, the regulated community and other government agencies with the most complete and up to date information on actions related to COVID-19?
EPA has established a Coronavirus website to provide information related to the public health emergency. Visit the EPA Coronavirus (COVID-19) website.
- Does RCRA regulate wastes that may contain the virus that causes COVID-19, such as used medical equipment or personal protective equipment?
- Where can I find information regarding the handling of wastes associated with Coronavirus and COVID-19?
- What requirements would apply to export or import of wastes associated with the novel Coronavirus or Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)?
- Because of the current Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and business issues, are generators being allowed more than 90 days to have waste removed because of contractor issues? If so, can you provide guidance?