Proper medical waste management is a highly complex new frontier in environmental management for health care facilities. Failure to comply with hazardous waste regulations by improperly managing or disposing of such waste can result in potentially serious violations and large penalties.
Certain jobs can be more complicated than others. As was the case with this medical facility that contained infectious, pharmaceutical and radioactive materials. Add in the bankruptcy court, trusts and attorneys and you can see there was potential for catastrophe.