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Waste Management Services

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General Waste
Chemical Waste
Multihazardous Waste
Radioactive Waste
Medical Pathological Waste (MPW)
NIH Recycling
The printed 2014 NIH Waste Disposal Guide  PDF file- PDF (2.35 MB) is the most current and may differ from the web version.
Chemical Waste Service Requests (for NIH only)
Note: Your computer must have the latest version of Java software and you must also use Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox as your browser.  For technical issues please call David Mohammadi at 301-496-7990

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: 301-496-4451 Assistance: 301-496-5574 or 301-496-7990
Radioactive Waste Pickup: 301-496-4451 Assistance: 301-496-5774
Medical Pathological Waste, MPW Pickup: 301-402-6349 Assistance: 301-496-2346
Recycling Waste
General Waste
Pickup: 301-402-6349
Pickup: 301-496-7990
Assistance: 301-496-7990
Assistance: 301-496-7990
Information on Moving Laboratories    
Laboratory Chemical Move 301-496-7990  
Radioactive Material Move 301-496-5774  
Biohazard Material and Laboratory Clearance 301-496-2346  


This page was last updated on Sep 30, 2015