|Overall Rating||Bronze - expired|
|Submission Date||July 27, 2011|
Slippery Rock University
OP-21: Hazardous Waste Management
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director of facilities
facilities & planning department
Does the institution have strategies in place to safely dispose of all hazardous, 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, universal, and non-regulated chemical waste:
Environmental Health and Safety conducts annual safety inspections of laboratories and works with departments on minimizing its hazardous waste. SRU also has an asbestos abatement crew that is constantly working to remove asbestos from campus.
A brief description of how the institution safely disposes of hazardous, universal, and non-regulated chemical waste:
Departments store wastes in designated areas and quarterly the Environmental Health and Safety Department collects it and utilizes a hazardous materials recycler to properly dispose of the waste.
The website URL where information about hazardous materials management is available: