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Campus Environmental Health

Purpose

Rogue Community College is committed to the safe temporary storage, use and disposal of all universal and hazardous waste, electronic waste and to the prevention of exposures that could result in injury, illness, environmental incidents or property damage. Rogue Community College is also committed to complying with all applicable federal, state and local health and safety codes and regulations.

Universal, Hazardous & Electronic Waste Program

To ensure that all affected employees and students are provided with the necessary information concerning the dangers of all universal, hazardous and electronic waste storage and disposal by Rogue Community College, the following Universal & Hazardous Waste Program has been established. All employees of Rogue Community College will participate and comply with all sections of the Universal & Hazardous Waste Program. The written Universal & Hazardous Waste Program is reviewed, updated and maintained by the Rogue Community College Risk Management Department.

Partial Universal and Hazardous Waste List

Aerosol Cans
Antifreeze
Batteries
Compressed Gas Tanks
Gasoline
Diesel
Light Bulbs (all typses and sizes)
Parts Solvents
Polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCB's
Pesticide Waste
Products Containing Mercury
Used Fuel Filters
Used Oil Products
Used Oil Filters
Used Refrigerant
Used Shop Towels/Rags
Waste Generated in a Science Lab

Partial Electronic Wast List

Any Type of Cables for Any Electronic Device
Any Type of Computer Printer
Any Type of Electronic Calculator
Laminator Machines
Battery Operated Wall Clocks
Computer Headphones
Computer Mouse's
Computer Keyboards
Scanners
Telephone Headsets
Telephones
Ten-Key Machines

Infectious Waste Program

Rogue Community College is also committed to the safe temporary storage and disposal of all infectious waste as defined by local, state and federal codes, laws and regulations. Rogue Community College is also committed to maintaining best practices as determined by various industry standards and community based professional organizations.

To ensure that all affected employees and students are provided with the necessary information concerning the dangers of all infectious waste storage and disposal by Rogue Community College, the following Infectious Waste Management Program has been established. All employees of Rogue Community College will participate and comply with all sections of the Infectious Waste Management Program. The written Infectious Waste Management Program is reviewed, updated and maintained by the Rogue Community College Risk Management Department.

Fuel Dispensing Program

Under Development

Waste Water Program

Under Development

Storm Water Program

Under Development

Integrated Pest Management Program

Under Development

Community Right to Know Act Program

Under Development

Additional information regarding Universal, Hazardous and Electronic Waste can be found at the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality webste.

Oregon DEQ Fact Sheet – Used Antifreeze
Oregon DEQ Fact Sheet – Used Oil Management
Oregon DEQ Fact Sheet – Waste Lamps
Oregon DEQ Fact Sheet – Waste Batteries
Oregon DEQ Fact Sheet – Used Computers and other Electronic Equipment
Oregon DEQ Fact Sheet – Aerosol Spray Cans