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Environmental Health and Safety

Laboratory Cleanout Guidelines

Before research equipment or furniture may be removed from a research laboratory for recycling or disposal, it must be certified as non-hazardous through Risk Management's laboratory cleanout process.

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Submit a lab cleanout request form

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Get rid of research equipment

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Renovate a laboratory

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Remove laboratory furniture

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Purge research chemicals

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Relocate laboratory items

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For more information, please contact:

Leanne Wright, MPH, CSP
Assistant Director, Environmental Health and Safety
Phone: 202-885-2007