Waste Management

Last Updated: July 06, 2022
Medical waste

​​​ Mission Statement

Provide technical expertise to enhance military readiness and sustainable Joint Force communities by identifying, assessing, monitoring, evaluating, and communicating environmental public health threats related to hazardous and medical waste and emerging contaminants.

​Our Vision Statement

An adaptable, Environmental Health Capability that is efficient, effective, forward leaning, and strategically positioned to optimize the waste management of DOD processes, equipment and systems reducing risks to public health and the environment.

What We Do

The APHC has subject matter experts to evaluate hazardous materials, hazardous waste, and regulated medical waste management problems and assess new environmental control technologies. We offer practical and cost-effective solutions to better protect the public health and the environment, as well as comply with Federal, State, local, and DoD regulations.