Hazardous Waste - General Questions
There is no formal policy statement for this topic however procedures and other information
are provided below.
Reason for policy
To provide guidance and direction to generators of hazardous waste with regard to
proper management and disposal of hazardous wastes.
Hazardous Waste: Hazardous waste is a waste with properties that make it dangerous or potentially
harmful to human health or the environment. Hazardous waste takes many forms and
can be a solid, semi-solid, liquid or contained gas.
All hazardous materials records are maintained by the Environmental Safety Division
– Hazardous Materials Program in accordance with the Board of Regents Record Retention