AB 1442 (Wieckowski, 2011-12) Pharmaceutical Waste Hauling
AB 1442 allows an exemption for medical waste generators in transporting pharmaceutical waste.
Position and Status.
AB 1442 passed the Senate on 8/21 and was concurred in Assembly on 8/28. It was chaptered into law on 9/28.
This bill authorizes pharmaceutical waste generators, including health care professionals and their staff, and common carriers to transport the waste for treatment and disposal through a waste hauling exemption.
CAW Staff Contacts.
Sue Vang (916) 443-5422
Californians Against Waste
California Product Stewardship Council
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