Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste

ECOS partners together with OARS to minimize the impact on the environment and safety of the community through the management, proper handling, and disposal of hazardous waste in compliance with state and federal laws.

ECOS Quick Links

Hazardous Waste Disposal

Hazardous waste pickup from laboratories occurs every Tuesday and Thursday. Pickup requests must be submitted online through the Hazardous Waste Link on your laboratory’s BioRAFT Profile 24 hrs. before scheduled pickup. 

For more information on disposal, please review the Northeastern University Procedure for Disposal of Hazardous Waste

 

Laboratory Hazardous Waste

Laboratory Hazardous Waste

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Shop & Studio Waste

Shop & Studio Waste

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All Other Hazardous Waste

All Other Hazardous Waste

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Hazardous Waste Minimization

Protect the environment and decrease your exposure to the hazardous substance by minimizing the amount of hazardous waste being generated in teaching, research, and facility areas. The Waste minimization includes changing procedures, reducing scale, and substituting materials.

Lables, Postings & Forms

Use these printable assets where needed to promote the proper management of hazardous materials throughout the Northeastern campus.
 

 

Labels for Laboratory Use

 

Recycling Labels

 

Universal Waste Label

 

Hazardous Waste Resources

Related Link

EPA – Basics of Hazardous Waste

EPA – Basics of Hazardous Waste

The environmentally sound management of hazardous waste helps protect human health and the environment.

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Massachusetts Hazardous Waste Regulations

Massachusetts Hazardous Waste Regulations

Comprehensive regulations addressing the generation, storage, collection, transport, treatment, disposal, use, reuse, and recycling of hazardous waste in Massachusetts, including dredged material.

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City of Boston – Household Hazardous Waste

City of Boston – Household Hazardous Waste

The city of Boston provides a quick and efficient way to dispose of household hazardous waste for its residents.

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