Bio-Medical Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 1998.
The powers confirmed by section 6, 8, and 25 of the Environment (Protection) Act 1986, the Central Govt. has made The Biomedical Waste (Management & Handling) Rules to safeguard the public and health care workers from the risk arising due to Biomedical Waste. The penalties are same as specified in Environment (Protection) Act 1986.
10. Annual Report
Categories of Bio-Medical Waste.
Colour Coding And Type of Container for Disposal of Bio-Medical Wastes
Lable for Bio-Medical Waste Containers/Bags.
Label for Transport of Bio-Medical Wast Containers/Bags
Standards for Treatment And Disposal of Bio-Medical Wastes
Schedule for Waste Treatment Facilities Like Incinerator/ Autoclave/ Microwave System