News and Announcements

For the Environmental Health & Safety department

Orphan Chemical
Apr 11, 2018
The Department of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) has free "orphaned" chemicals that are available to all researchers on a "first come, first serve" basis.
Safe for Life Symbol
Jun 28, 2016
Top Causes of Unintentional Injury and Death in Homes and Communities
Jun 6, 2016
It’s time to stand up for safety. Join us by committing to stay Safe For Life—in the workplace, in homes and communities and everywhere in between.
May 5, 2016
Help us make our community a greener place - keep recyclables out of the landfills! Who:           Everyone When:        During business hours What:         Electronics and Battery Recycling
Apr 13, 2016
What? Stormwater can contain pollutants?
Mar 28, 2016
The Department of Labor is issuing a long-awaited rule aimed at better protecting workers from inhaling silica dust.  
Mar 24, 2016
Yes, you can walk and chew gum at the same time, but you can't drive and talk on the phone safely at the same time. Find out why.
Raw Egg
Mar 23, 2016
What you Need to Know:
Powdered glove
Mar 23, 2016
 The proposed rule is available online at for public comment for 90 days.
Drinking Water
Feb 2, 2016
Test your home's drinking water