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Hazardous Waste Removal

Environmental Safety

View policy pdf: Hazardous Waste Removal Policy

Policy Statement

There is no formal policy statement for this topic however procedures and other information are provided below.

Reason for Policy

To meet state and federal regulations pursuant to the proper management and disposal of hazardous wastes.

Procedures

All requests for the removal of hazardous waste from University facilities must be initiated using the Chematix Hazardous Waste Module.

https://chematix.uga.edu/Chematix/

Hazardous waste management training is required before using Chematix, in addition you must contact the Environmental Safety Division for system access. Users must then log into Chematix, complete all required fields and submit the pickup request. Once the waste pickup has been submitted you will be contacted by Hazardous Materials Program personnel to arrange a suitable date/time for your pickup. If you have circumstances that require special attention please contact us immediately at (706) 713-2729.

Additional contacts

Brian K. Adams
Hazardous Materials Manager
706-713-2729

Record Retention

All hazardous materials records are maintained by the Environmental Safety Division – Hazardous Materials Program in accordance with the Board of Regents Record Retention Policy

Policy Appendices

Hazardous Materials Waste Training Module

Responsibilities

Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Environmental Safety

Policy Owner: Environmental Safety Division - Hazardous Materials Program

Policy Contact: Brian K. Adams

Phone Number: 706-713-2729

Date Issued: 06/13/2016

Last Reviewed/Updated: