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Hazardous Waste

The University has a comprehensive Hazardous waste management program.  Annual reports are available for the breakdown of all classes of hazardous waste by tonnage.

Hazardous Waste includes:

  • Class 1: Explosives
  • Class 2: Gases
  • Class 3: Flammable and Combustible Liquids
  • Class 4: Flammable Solids
  • Class 5: Oxidizing Substances; Organic Peroxides
  • Class 6: Poisonous (Toxic) and Infectious
  • Class 7: Radioactive Material
  • Class 8: Corrosives

For more details on on-campus hazardous waste programs, contact the Environmental Health and Safety Office.

For off-campus consult with the HRM Hazardous Waste Depot or Colchester County Hazardous Depot.