- Chemical Waste Pickup Form
This is for online filing of Chemical Waste. Fill out each applicable section by directly typing into the form fields and click the "Submit" button on bottom of form when complete. To clear the form, mouse over the "Reset" icon in the lower right corner.
- Handling Chemical Spills
How to handle a chemical spill
- Handling Mercury Spills
What to do if you have a mercury spill
- Hazardous Waste Management Guidelines
Requirements, definitions, and general recommendations for the management of hazardous chemical waste.
- Ethidium Bromide Disposal
Requirements and general recommendations for the destruction, decontamination, and disposal of ethidium bromide.
- Management of Osmium Tetroxide in the Laboratory
This policy applies to all laboratories using osmium tetroxide at Columbia University Health Sciences.
- Managing Peroxide Forming Chemicals in New York City
How to safely manage peroxide forming chemicals in New York City.
- SDS Links and Information
A great general information page regarding all things having to do with Safety Data Sheets. If you have never encountered an SDS and want a great primer, then this is the place to start. Maintained by Interactive Learning Paradigms, Incorporated.
A compilation of SDS collections of various universities, manufacturers and government agencies with evaluations of each.
- Training Schedule
Schedule of trainings and orientations provided by EH&S
- EPA U,P and D Lists
View the EPA's lists of hazardous chemicals here
- Right-to-Know Information
Read all about the reporting requirements associated with the Community Right-to-Know laws. This pertains to ALL laboratories at CUMC.