Lab Waste Management & RCRA Updates for New York Universities Webinar
March 31, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is hosting a public webinar to discuss the management of hazardous lab waste at academic institutions in collaboration with New York State Pollution Prevention Institute and Beyond Benign on March 31st.
About this Webinar:
During this webinar Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) staff will talk about New York’s upcoming adoption of the Academic Labs Rule and how these new regulations could impact the management of hazardous lab waste at academic institutions (i.e., colleges, universities, etc.). This webinar will include an overview of the rule and in-depth discussions about lab management plans and lab clean-outs. DEC will also discuss the advantages of using green chemistry and pollution prevention in academic settings and provide informational resources to assist participants in adopting these practices.
The agenda for this webinar includes:
Overview of the academic labs rule
Lab management plans
Lab clean-outs and informational resources for green chemistry