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Chemical Safety/Hazardous Waste

 Ramon Ruiz

Ramon Ruiz
Environmental & Laboratory Program Manager
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The Hazardous Materials section is devoted to maintaining chemical and biological safety in the laboratory other university areas by training individuals and inspecting work areas where hazardous materials are used.  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 while striving for regulatory compliance.



NEW!!  UT Arlington Chemical Safety, 8-11

Minors in Laboratories or Similar Facilities (HOP 5-308)

Care of Scientific Glassware

Compressed Gas Cylinders

Cryogenic Fluids

Flammable Liquids Storage Guide

Glove Procedures

Hazardous Waste Disposal

Disposal of Empty Chemical Containers

Lab Chemical Fume Hoods

Lab Chemical Spills

Lab Electrical Equipment

Mercury Spill Clean-up

Peroxide Forming Chemicals

Personal Protective Equipment

Piranha Solution

Pyrophoric Reagents

Toxic Gas Use

Manuals and Guidelines

Helpful Links


Chemical Environmental Management System (CEMS)