Canadian Nuclear Laboratories, our current disposal site for radioactive waste, has implemented new disposal guidelines and pricing policy.
One aspect of the new guidelines is the removal from the waste stream of all radioisotopes that can readily and easily be decayed.
1- Hazardous Waste Management & Disposal Training for Laboratory Personnel
LIVE SESSION: McGill students, staff and faculty must register online using the McGill Human Resources Staff Development course registration system.
ONLINE SESSION: McGill students, staff and faculty must follow the link below to view the online presentation.
Cost: Free for McGill students, staff and faculty
What's new @ HWM?
NEW PROCEDURE FOR CHEMICAL WASTE DISPOSAL
Empty glass bottles
Used chemical bottles which are empty can be disposed via regular garbage. However, make sure that the bottle is clean. Bottles and glass containers which were used to contain or hold chemicals must not be offered for recycling.