Chemical Waste Disposal Amnesty 2018: Campus-wide Chemical Waste Disposal Campaign

Posted on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018 - Friday, April 20, 2018

Once again, EHS will come to your lab and dispose of your chemical waste.

  • NO tags
  • NO disposal request forms

All you need to do:

  1. Place a "Chemical Waste Amnesty" sticker on bottles or on a box full of chemicals.  Stickers are available for pick up from the EHS main office, Alexander Hall, Room 162.
  2. Call the Lab Safety Officer at 519-824-4120 ext. 54270 and provide your building name and laboratory location.

Chemical Waste Management Information sessions are available:

Sessions are held in the EHS Training Room, Alexander Hall Room 168

  • Friday, April 6, 2018 --- 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018 --- 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

All participants will receive a "Goody Bag"

These sessions are intended to raise awareness on proper disposal of chemicals in a safe, efficient and environmentally friendly manner.  It introduces participants to key elements of Hazardous Waste Management: regulartory requirements, hazardous waste determiniation, safe handling and storage, treatment of waste, after it leaves your lab and more.....

Registration for a session can be done through the EHS registration system

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