Laboratory and Hazardous Waste

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The Laboratory and Hazardous Waste Section is responsible for assisting in the proper handling, storage, labeling and use of all biological and chemicals at SIU Carbondale. This section also ensures proper collection and ultimate disposal of all biological and chemical waste generated.

This section is comprised of:

Section Services and Consultation

  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Chemical and Biological Training
  • Chemical and Biological Spill Response
  • Chemical and Biological Storage
  • Chemical and Biological Waste
  • Chemical Hygiene Plan/Laboratory Safety Manual
  • Chemical Inventory Recommendations
  • Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety
  • HazMat Transport
  • Institutional Biosafety (Recombinant DNA)
  • Laboratory Inspections (Biological and Chemical)
  • Safety Data Sheets (formerly known as Material Safety Data Sheets)
  • Ventilation Hoods
  • Waste Minimization / Pollution Prevention
  • Safety Showers & Autoclaves