Guidelines For Chemical Waste Disposal In Laboratories

PURPOSE

The purpose of this document is to provide guidance for the safe storage and disposal of Chemical Waste generated in laboratories at Emory University, including laboratories at Oxford Campus and Yerkes National Primate Center. Radiological and Biological waste guidance is provided in separate guidance documents. Please consult with the Environmental Health and Safety Office (EHSO) website for further guidance.

Federal, state, and local governments impose strict regulations concerning the management, storage, and disposal of hazardous materials. Improper handling and disposal is a violation of regulations and can result in penalties.


GUIDELINES

GUIDELINES FOR CHEMICAL WASTE DISPOSAL IN LABORATORIES  (Entire Document)
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