Pharmaceutical Waste Online Course 2: Pharmaceuticals in the Environment - Hazardous Pharmaceutical Waste Management
Designed for pharmacists, this self-paced, knowledge-based course will explore why pharmaceuticals in the environment is an emerging issue of concern.
After attending this program, the participant should be able to:
- Describe why pharmaceuticals in the environment is an emerging issue of concern
- Characterize at least two different types of pharmaceutical waste, especially hazardous pharmaceutical waste
- Identify the authorities (at least 3) who regulate waste at the local, state, and federal government as well as other organizations who have a role in waste disposal including Joint Commission
- Explain what happens to this waste and its effect on the environment
Release date: March 1, 2013.