8.4.4 Sink and Trash Disposal

No chemical waste should be poured down the drain or discarded in the trash unless it is certain that doing so does not violate hazardous waste regulations or the Metropolitan Council’s wastewater discharge requirements. In order to ensure improper disposal does not occur, you must contact UHS to seek permission to dispose of nonhazardous chemical waste in the sink or trash (612) 626-1604 or hazwaste@umn.edu.

1. Individual Chemical Hygiene Responsibilities

1. Individual Chemical Hygiene Responsibilities

2. Laboratory Management

3. Laboratory Design and Commissioning

4. Training

5. Experiment Planning and SOPs

6. Safety Equipment

7. Chemical Management

8. Chemical Waste Guidelines

9. Emergency Procedures

10. Medical Surveillance and Injury Reporting

11. Appendices