Environmental, Health and Safety Services

Chemical Waste Removal

The Hazardous Waste Disposal Program oversees the collection, handling, and disposal of chemicals and hazardous materials from over 1,300 laboratories located on Virginia Tech's main campus, Virginia Tech's Physical Plant, and all agricultural research and extension centers. This program ensures compliance with all federal, state, and local regulations which govern the handling, storing, and disposing of hazardous waste. The program also manages the recycling of batteries, mercury, oil, photo fixer and the disposal of light ballasts, and fluorescent tubes.

Program Summary
The Chemical Waste Program provides safety practices for the packaging and disposal of chemical waste.

Chemical Waste Program Online
View the Chemical Waste Program.

Contact Information

Frank Imperatore, Hazardous Materials Manager