Environmental Health & Safety
The mission of the Department of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) is to develop and implement environmental and occupational health and safety programs to support the university’s teaching, research, and service to the community. The EHS responsibilities are distributed among five areas: Environmental Protection, Laboratory Safety, Occupational Safety, Public Health, and Radiation/Laser Safety.
Announcements & Events
Chemical requisitions for punchout vendors, purchases less than $30,000 or purchases on an established contract may be submitted until December 11, 2015 for goods and services needing delivery prior to the start of the break. Any transaction that is urgent should be flagged as urgent in TechBuy and an email should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Any transaction requiring an advance payment or deposit must follow the Payment Services deadline.
No Waste Pick-ups
EHS will NOT collect Chemical and Universal waste next week (January 25-29, 2016). All waste collection will resume on February 2, 2016. Biological waste will be collected on January 29, 2016 as scheduled.
Radiation in-class training - Feb - Dec, first Wednesday of every month.