Non hazardous waste is all chemicals that do not display hazardous characteristics. Hazardous characteristics are: flammability, corrosivtivity, reactivity, or are an EPA listed waste.
To dispose of chemical nonhazardous waste, contact the EHS office to obtain a Drake ID waste stream number. All waste must have a nonhazardous waste label affixed to the container before used and the label must contain the following information:
All nonhazardous waste containers must be kept closed at all times unless adding waste. All waste must be put in EPA approved containers. To obtain these, contact the EHS office. All waste must be kept in a satellite accumulation area. When the container is full, contact the EHS office for pickup.
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For questions concerning nonhazardous wast contact: EHS office