Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms Policies and Procedures Revisions

SPPM Revision Memorandum

May 15, 2000

TO: Manual Users
FROM: Ralph Jenks, Manager
SUBJECT: Safety Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number Thirty-One


This SPPM revision includes the following changes:

Identifying Chemical Wastes S70.41

This new section provides procedures for identifying dangerous chemical wastes regulated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Washington State Department of Ecology, in order to determine proper waste disposal methods.

Storage of Dangerous Chemical Wastes S70.42

The name of this section has been changed from Storage of Hazardous Chemical Waste Substances.

This revision directs waste generators to contact campus or research station Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) support personnel for information concerning 90-day accumulation area requirements and assistance with storage of chemical wastes.

Form: Material Safety Data Sheet Request S80.62.3

University Printing and Publications has issued a corrected WSU form number for the Material Safety Data Sheet Request.