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EHS Regulated Waste Management

This page is designed to provide Principal and Licensed Investigators, Laboratory Supervisors, Non-laboratory Staff and students access to the forms and information they need to conduct the safe handling of the wastes generated in their area, including but not limited to: hazardous wastes, surplus chemicals, biowaste, regulated medical wastes, universal waste (fluorescent light bulbs, electronics, batteries, etc).

Waste Pickup/Supplies Request Forms: Biological Chemical Radiological
 

*For those with Chemical Waste without access to a UConn NetID call Denis Shannon at 486-3115

  • Biological Waste policies and information

  • Biological Waste Management - Quick guide (PDF)
  • Stericycle Box-Bag Unit Instructions (PDF)
  • Biological Waste Disposal Guide

    Chemical Waste policies and information

  • Chemical Waste Disposal Manual (PDF)
  • Laboratory Hazardous Waste Management Policy
  • Waste Disposal Contacts - Storrs Campus (PDF)
  • Waste Disposal Contacts - Regional Campus (PDF)
  • Chemical Waste Management - Quick guide
  • What is a Hazardous Waste? (PDF)
  • Pharmaceutical Wastes - Regulated (PDF)
  • Mercury Containing Lamp Recycling (PDF)
  • Battery Disposal and Recycling Guide (PDF)
  • Drain Disposal of Chemical Waste (PDF)

    Radioactive Waste policies and information

  • Radioactive Waste Disposal - Radiation Safety Manual Appendix G (PDF)
  • List of Approved Liquid Scintillation Cocktails (PDF)

    Waste Pickup Schedules

     

    Monday

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

    Chemical Waste

       

    Biological Waste

    Radioactive Waste

     

       

     

    For Biological or Chemical Waste assistance call Denis Shannon at 486-3115;
    For Radioactive Waste assistance call Roy Brown 486-0925 or Brianna Sullivan 486-1108,
    or refer to our Contacts page.