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  In 1976, Congress enacted the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) to protect human health and the environment from improper hazardous waste management practices. ISU falls under RCRA and other environmental laws and regulations, including the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA), Clean Water Act (CWA), Clean Air Act (CAA), Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), and Idaho General Safety Code One. Hazardous and Infectious Waste Management at ISU is conducted by the Technical Safety Office.

Hazardous Waste Policy Manual | Infectious Waste Policy Manual | Training Materials | Links | Notices
Hazardous Waste Reduction Techniques | ChemSwap Program | MSDS | Hazardous Waste at ISU Pamphlet

Chemical Safety Links
US DOE Chemical Safety Program
MSU ORCBS Chemical Safety Page
DuPont Safety Resources
The Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory - Oxford University
United States Chemical Safety and Investigation Board
NIOSH Chemical Safety Cards

OSHA Quicklinks - OSHA information concerning:

Journals / Literature
DEQ Pollution Prevention for Vehicle Maintenance
DEQ Household Hazardous Waste Pamphlet

Other Links
EPA Integrated Risk Management System
LABS Achieving Better Stewardship
National Institute for Chemical Studies
EPA's RCRA Orientation Manual
EPA Region 10 Homepage
CDC Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response
American Biological Safety Association
University of Nebraska Lincoln - ES&H (great site!)
Campus Consortium for Environmental Excellence
EPA - Idaho Federal Regulations and Programs
The Infamous Exploding Whale Video
Environmental Purchasing (database containing green chemistry resources)