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How can you be compliant with USP 800?

You can follow the recommended procedures that ensure safe Hazardous Drug handling in a healthcare setting. Many of the safety recommendations are around the storage of Hazardous Drugs, wearing the correct Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when handling these drugs and eliminating reuse of disposable PPE when relocating out of hazardous waste compounding areas. When it comes to waste management, the USP800 standard also sets out new expectations around the disposal of PPE contaminated with hazardous drugs, visit to learn what waste falls under the USP800 standard.

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