Revised on
09/06/17 10:19am

Hazardous Waste Management and Minimization

Contact information

**PLEASE NOTE: The Learning Management Systen (LMS), where trainings are housed, is set up for employees. If you are a student or visiting scholar, you must request access to the system before you can complete your training. Please email sdps@ucdavis.edu to request access to the system.

This 1 hour course is intended for all employees who work with hazardous waste management, in order to source reduction plans and reduction chemical hazards in laboratories. Course objectives include:

  • Distinguishing between what is a hazardous material and what is a hazardous waste.
  • Understanding how to properly segregate, label, and store hazardous waste.
  • Understanding when and how to properly dispose of hazardous waste, including where to find additional information on the local limits program.
  • Reviewing waste minimization strategies, including limitations on treatment of chemicals.

 

 

Course duration estimate:

1 hour

Informational only.