Laboratory Chemical Waste Guidelines

There are two versions of the Laboratory Chemical Waste Guidelines available for School of Medicine buildings. A copy of the appropriate Guidelines should be posted in every room storing or using chemicals.

For a PDF version of the Guidelines (shown at right), see:

Hazard Awareness

Chemicals wastes that are not clearly corrosive, flammable oxidizer or air/water reactive and are not listed on the Stanford Non-Hazardous Waste List should be considered toxic.

Handling Laboratory Waste

Spill Response

Accident Response

Reminder: What Not To Do

Hazardous Materials are NEVER to be disposed of in the sink!

Contact Safety and Emergency Management for additional information.