If you have questions regarding the transport of untreated medical waste, contact us at:
Medical Waste Program MC-129
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
PO Box 13087
Austin TX 78711-3087
The TCEQ defines delinquent accounts to include those entities or people** who owe at least $25 in delinquent penalties or fees. This threshold is the same amount used by us to place an entity on Warrant Hold with the Comptroller of Public Accounts.
Topics Under this Category
Financial assurance requirements and contact information pertaining to medical waste transporters.
Information for generators of medical waste in Texas. Links to relevant guidance.
Requirements for the management and disposal of medical waste in Texas, with links to rules, guidance, and forms.
Scope of medical waste regulations in Texas. Links to information for generators, processors, transporters, and disposal facilities.
Basic information for on-site treatment of medical waste with a mobile unit.
Covers rules for the handling, treatment, and transport of these wastes from health-care-related facilities: waste of animals intentionally exposed to pathogens; bulk human blood and blood products; pathological waste; microbiological waste; and "sharps."
Registration and reporting requirements for transporters and 'self-transporters' of medical waste in Texas. Registration forms. Links to guidance and rules.