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This online archive of the CDC Prevention Guidelines Database is being maintained for historical purposes, and has had no new entries since October 1998. To find more recent guidelines, please visit the following:

Prevention Guidelines

Topic: Hospital Wastes

(Please note that the documents listed below are sorted by date.)

Guideline for Handwashing and Hospital Environmental Control, 1985; 1985:01:01

This page last reviewed: Wednesday, January 27, 2016