NORTH COAST UNIFIED AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

SECTION 4

MEDICAL WASTE INCINERATORS


RULE 4-460 - OPERATOR TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

No person shall operate or cause to be operated a medical waste incinerator unless each person who operates or maintains the incinerator obtains either a certificate of training in medical waste incineration issued by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers within nine months of the commencement of the training program, or equivalent training as determined by the Air Pollution Control Officer. Copies of training certificates for the operators and maintenance engineers shall be submitted to the District and the original certificates shall be available for inspection at the facility with the permit to operate.