1126.96.36.199 Waste Holding Room
As an alternative to the requirements in Section 1188.8.131.52, a holding room for medical waste and garbage may be provided.
Exception: This amount of space may not be required by the enforcing agency if there is a proposed method of handling and storage which requires a lesser amount of space. Additional space may be required by the enforcing agency when special operations or collection and disposal methods result in greater than usual accumulation of solid wastes.
The waste holding room shall comply with the following:
- The waste holding room shall be a minimum of 25 square feet, with the least dimension of which is 4 feet.
- The waste holding room shall have 100 percent exhaust ventilation.
- All finishes in the waste holding room shall comply with the requirements in Section 1224.4.11.
- The waste holding room shall be immediately accessible to an exterior door.