Carnegie Mellon University

Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) is committed to providing health and safety services that protect the university community and the environment.

The mission of Environmental Health and Safety is to support the University’s mission and values by sustaining and enhancing a safe and healthy environment for the CMU community. Our service excellence plus one approach, and collaborative partnerships help mitigate the risk of injury, reduce impact to the environment, and maintain compliance within the areas of Fire, Laboratory, Workplace Safety.

AED Locations and Emergency Communication Devices Map

AED Locations and Emergency Communication Devices


CMU Alert

CMU-Alert is Carnegie Mellon's emergency notification system used to communicate important information during an emergency.

Fire Safety

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Hazardous Waste Management

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Laboratory and Research Safety

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Safety Data Sheets

MSDSonline – a VelocityEHS solution

  • Millions of safety data sheets, and the ability to filter results to quickly identify documents in a variety of regulatory formats — including GHS

Visit our SDS page for more information on how EH&S uses this system.

Smoking On Campus



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Workplace Safety

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Forms, Tools and Supplies

Waste Pickup Requests


Accident or Injury

Supervisor’s Injury/Illness Report 


Do you have a repetitive stress injury or would like an evaluation of your work station?

Request an Ergonomic Evaluation

Shipping or Receiving Hazardous Materials

Certain materials have been deemed "Dangerous Goods" and are subject to special shipping or receiving restrictions.

Request Shipment Review

Need Supplies?

For secondary containment, come to one of our offices (FMS Building 3rd Floor - OR - MI Room 313)

Request Accumulation Labels or Certification Tags

Request for Student Activities  Personal Protective Equipment

Program Specific Forms

Student Activities and Construction

EH&S Office Locations

Facilities Management Building

3rd Floor
FMS Building
  • Follow the driveway between Robert Mehrabian Collaborative Innovation Center (RMCIC) and Hamburg Hall to the stop sign
  • Descend two flights of stairs
  • Door enters on the 3rd floor, the EH&S office will be to the left

Mellon Institute

4400 Fifth Ave. Room 313
Mellon Institute
  • Use the Bellefield Street side entrance.
  • Stop at the guard's desk for assistance.