Hazardous Waste Certification Tags-Environmental Health & Safety - Carnegie Mellon University

Hazardous Waste Certification Tags

  • A person knowledgeable with the generation of the waste should complete the tags.waste tag
  • Write out complete chemical name. Chemical formulas are not acceptable.
  • Include ppm or percentage for each component, which should add up to 100%.
  • If identity and quantity of waste is completely unknown, mark this on the tag.
  • Use back of tag if more space is needed.
  • Do not tape tags to container.
  • Date submitted is date waste is picked up.
  • Write clearly and complete all fields except those that are shaded.
  • Tags must be signed and dated.

Tags are available in the EH&S office and can be sent to you through campus mail.

Office: FMSB 3rd Floor
Phone: (412) 268-7501
Contact: Jeff Harris


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