|Submission Date||June 17, 2019|
Siena Heights University
OP-21: Hazardous Waste Management
|0.50 / 1.00||
Associate Professor of Biology
Does the institution have strategies in place to safely dispose of all hazardous, special (e.g. coal ash), universal, and non-regulated chemical waste and seek to minimize the presence of these materials on campus?:
A brief description of steps taken to reduce hazardous, special (e.g. coal ash), universal, and non-regulated chemical waste:
Green Chemistry program
A brief description of how the institution safely disposes of hazardous, universal, and non-regulated chemical waste:
Contact third party disposal companies to properly dispose of hazardous materials.
A brief description of any significant hazardous material release incidents during the previous three years, including volume, impact and response/remediation:
A mercury thermometer breaking was professionally cleaned up.
A brief description of any inventory system employed by the institution to facilitate the reuse or redistribution of laboratory chemicals:
Chemical inventory lists.
Does the institution have or participate in a program to responsibly recycle, reuse, and/or refurbish electronic waste generated by the institution?:
Does the institution have or participate in a program to responsibly recycle, reuse, and/or refurbish electronic waste generated by students?:
A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program(s), including information about how electronic waste generated by the institution and/or students is recycled:
Is the institution’s electronic waste recycler certified under the e-Stewards and/or Responsible Recycling (R2) standards?:
Electronic waste recycled or otherwise diverted from the landfill or incinerator during the most recent year for which data is available during the previous three years:
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission: