|Submission Date||Jan. 31, 2011|
State University of New York at Fredonia
OP-21: Hazardous Waste Management
Environmental Safety and Sustainability Specialist; PR Subcommittee Chair; ACUPCC liaison
Environmental Health & Safety
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:
A chemical inventory database is being implemented to better track the types and quantities of all chemicals on campus. In preparation for the move to a new science building in 2013, all science departments are cleaning out old and unnecessary stock.
A brief description of how the institution safely disposes of hazardous, universal, and non-regulated chemical waste:
A RCRA/DOT trained staff member does routine inspections of all chemical storage areas, and works with a licensed chemical waste company to properly package and ship all waste off-site.
The website URL where information about hazardous materials management is available:
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