Hazardous Waste Management and Minimization
**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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.