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Environmental Health and Safety

Hazardous Waste

The Department of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) is responsible for overseeing the compliance of hazardous waste regulations under EPA and the Kansas Department of Health & Environment.  EHS is responsible for the removal, management and disposal of hazardous waste from all University facilities. 

Faculty, researchers, staff and students are responsible for managing chemicals properly and disposing of chemicals in accordance with EHS policies, guidance and training.  All individuals that generate or handle hazardous waste must take online or classroom hazardous waste training provided by EHS. 

Hazardous Waste Management PPM Chapter 3745

Is Your Waste a Hazardous Waste?

Hazardous Waste Training Review Slides (pdf)