Fact Sheet: Environmental Compliance for Veterinary Facilities
Learn how to safely manage solid, hazardous and medical wastes, responsibly discharge wastewater, and minimize your operation's environmental impacts.
Hazardous Waste Generator Requirements
Determine your generator status, find out what the law requires, and download the forms you will need.
Industrial Wastewater Management
How MassDEP regulates discharge, treatment, and storage of industrial wastewater to protect the environment.
Non-Residential Septic System Users
See the section on Hospitals.
Massachusetts WasteWise Program
Voluntary program that helps private and public organizations generate less solid waste and select non-hazardous industrial wastes.
MassDEP Infectious Waste Disposal & Transport Information
Learn about state requirements for the management, transportation and disposal of biological and medical wastes.
Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) Regulations
Rules, record-keeping logs and updates from DPH.
Mercury Management Act: Summary of the Law
Specifies items banned from disposal, end-of-life product collection and recycling requirements, and exemptions for certain mercury-containing items used in health care settings.
Environmental Compliance Information for Hospitals & Health Care Facilities