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Chapter 10 - Hazardous Chemical Waste Disposal

Hazardous chemical waste storage and disposal is regulated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). In New York State, the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) regulates chemical waste management activities. All University chemical wastes are subject to inspection and enforcement actions by the EPA or the DEC. EHS provides the following chemical waste compliance services:

  • Management of University main hazardous waste accumulation area. 
  • Collection of chemical waste.