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Chemical Safety/Hazardous Waste

 Ramon Ruiz

Ramon Ruiz
Assistant Director
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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.

 * A Message from the President regarding Laboratory Safety at UTA


UT Arlington Chemical Safety (8-11)

Laboratory Evaluation Program

Chemical-Free Area Designation

Minors in Laboratories or Similar Facilities

Chemical Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

Manuals and Guidelines


Chemical Forms are located under "Administration and Campus Operations", and then "Laboratory Safety".

Helpful Links


Chemical Environmental Management System (CEMS)