How often must infectious waste be picked up?
Infectious waste must be picked up every 30 days if the waste is stored at room temperature or in a refrigeration unit. Infectious waste may be kept for up to 90 days if waste is stored frozen. Used sharp objects may be stored in appropriate containers until they are full.
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