|Submission Date||Feb. 2, 2012|
University of Nebraska at Kearney
OP-21: Hazardous Waste Management
Manager of Environmental Health and 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:
The Hazardous waste tech collects all Hazardous, universal and non-recycllable chemicals. They are picked up by certified disposal and recycling companies, but first the chemicals are offered to other departments for use.
A brief description of how the institution safely disposes of hazardous, universal, and non-regulated chemical waste:
Certified disposal and or recycling companies pick them up.
The website URL where information about hazardous materials management is available:
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