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Waste Management Services


General Waste
Chemical Waste
Multihazardous Waste
Radioactive Waste
Medical Pathological Waste (MPW)
NIH Recycling

The web version of the Guide to Waste Disposal is the most current  and may differ from the printed version.

Spills or Emergencies - On Bethesda campus 911 (NIH response)
  Off campus in MD 9-911 (Montgomery County response)
Safety and Health Specialists 301-496-2346
Health Physicists 301-496-5774
Chemical Waste Pickup: 301-496-4710 Assistance: 301-496-7990
Multihazardous Waste Pickup: 301-496-4710 or 301-496-4451 Assistance: 301-496-7990
Radioactive Waste Pickup: 301-496-4451 Assistance: 301-496-5774
Medical Pathological Waste, MPW Pickup: 301-496-7990 Assistance: 301-496-2346
Recycling Waste Pickup: 301-496-7990 Assistance: 301-496-7990
Information on Moving Laboratories    
Chemical Move 301-496-7990  
Radioactive Material Move 301-496-5774  
Biohazard Material and Laboratory Clearance 301-496-2346  

This page last updated on Dec 01, 2008