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Hazardous Waste

Hazardous and Universal Wastes are materials that are no longer in use, and cannot be discarded in general refuse because its properties are harmful to human health or the environment. Common examples include batteries, lamps, paint and solvents. Properly storing and disposing of these hazardous waste materials prevents exposure to both people and the environment. 

Program Highlights

  • Instructions on the proper handling, storing, and disposing of hazardous waste in non-research areas
  • Information on how to set up a new hazardous waste storage area or how to schedule a hazardous waste pick-up

Documents and Forms


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Need to dispose of hazardous waste?

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