Current regulations are reproduced, as well as detailed information, including telephone numbers, of disposal system providers, contract disposal firms, and others in the field. Information on risk analysis, including sample calculations of health risk, and detailed incinerator emissions data. Issues relating to public attitudes about medical waste are included. Two computer programs on a disk included with the book provide critical system paramet! ers for a single-chamber incinerator including evaluation of starved air/excess air processes. The text has metric and American units for all references and calculations.