Radiological & Environmental Management Division of Environmental Health and Public Safety

Waste Management

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Biological Waste

Information on biological waste and disposal procedures.

Biomaterials Treatment and Certification Form

Contact: Hazardous Materials Management or Bob Golden
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Chemical Waste Storage
Information of proper storage and segregation of chemicals.
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

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Empty Container Disposal
Information on how to dispose of empty chemical containers. 
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

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Hazardous Waste

Information on managing hazardous waste and disposal procedures.

Hazardous Materials Pickup Request Forms This form works best when downloaded to a computer and edited. 
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

Household Hazardous Waste and e-Waste
Information on wastes generated not on campus that are not handled by the hazardous materials group.
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

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HPLC Waste
Information on proper containers and handling of HPLC waste.
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

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Radioactive Waste
Information on radioactive waste and disposal. 
Contact: Radiation Safety

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Universal Waste
Information on universal wastes including batteries, lightbulbs, electronics, etc.
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

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Unknown Chemicals
Information on disposal and idenification of chemicals that can not be identified by lab personnel.
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

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Waste Containers
Information on proper waste containers and what kinds of containers can be returned to labs. 
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

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Waste Minimization
Information on how to minimize waste.
Contact: Hazardous Materials Management

Campus Safety Contacts

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If you see something, say something.

Purdue Police
Phone: (765) 494-8221

Purdue Fire
Phone: (765) 494-6919


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Carol Shelby, Senior Director

(765) 494-7504
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