Waste

Campus Policy

For a comprehensive resource that goes into great detail about the official waste policy on campus please see the Hazardous Waste Manual an appendix found in the Campus specific IIPP. EHS staff are available to assist you with these policies or any specific questions you may have.

Campus Specific Information

Hazardous Waste Chart - Identification Information

Federal, State, and Local Requirements

The Federal, State, and occasionally even local governments have set forth regulatory requirements for the collection and disposal various wastes.  Understanding these requirements can be difficult and confusing. It is EHS's responsibility to read and interpret these regulations to make your job on campus less complicated by providing you training and guidance to properly identify your waste, and facilitate the disposal of wastes requiring special handling.

Off Campus Generated Wastes

Disposal of wastes from offsite sources are strictly prohibited, illegal dumping on campus is a crime.  For more information what do with with wastes not generated on campus please use the following resources to determine how to properly dispose of your wastes: