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Lab Safety Manual

Environmental Health and Safety
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Waste Management

Effective waste management is necessary to operating a safe and efficient laboratory. The following requirements are in place to minimize the risk of unanticipated chemical reactions, accidental exposure to chemical hazards, biohazardous substances, or radioactive material, and sharps related accidents due to the presence of improperly handled waste streams.