Chemical Hazardous Waste Disposal Amnesty Program 2019
Monday, April 29th - Friday, May 10th, 2019
What you need to do:
1. Obtain Amnesty 2019 stickers which are available at EHS, Alexander Hall room 162
2. Place compatible chemical hazardous waste in a labeled container and call ext. 54270 to schedule a pick-up time. No yellow tags or disposal requests forms are required.
The following materials will NOT be collected as part of this program:
- Regularly generated waste (contaminated gloves, used pipettes, Ethidium Bromide gel, etc.)
- gas cylinders including lecture bottles
- potential explosives
- hydrofluoric acid
Please call ext. 54270, if you have any of the above-listed items for disposal.
A chemical Waste Management Information session will be on April 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Alexander Hall room 168. Please register on the EHS training registration system.
This session is intended to raise awareness on proper disposal of chemicals in a safe, efficient and environmentally friendly manner. This information session introduces participants to key elements of Hazardous Waste Management: regulatory requirements, hazardous waste determination, safe handling, and storage, as well as treatment of waste after it leaves your lab and more.
Registration for a session can be done through the EHS Registration System