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Chemical Safety/Hazardous Waste

 Ramon Ruiz

Ramon Ruiz
Environmental & Laboratory Program Manager
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The Chemical Safety Program is devoted to maintaining safety in research and teaching laboratories and all university areas where hazardous chemicals are used or stored by training individuals and inspecting laboratories and work areas.  Other goals include to facilitate UT Arlington’s regulatory compliance with all applicable local, state, and federal waste management regulations by properly transporting, storing, and disposing of regulated waste; and to facilitate the operations and waste minimization efforts of the various departments and divisions of UT Arlington.

Manuals and Guidelines


UT Arlington Chemical Safety (8-11)

Chemical-Free Area Designation

Laboratory Evaluation Program

Minors in Laboratories or Similar Facilities

Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)


Helpful Links


Chemical Environmental Management System (CEMS)