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Considerations for Chemical Disposal

WEBINAR (52 minutes) recorded May 10, 2016


Jennifer Bishoff outlines a four-part approach to chemical disposal: Planning, Collection, Storage, and Disposal. Specific topics include legal issues, pre-lab planning, segregation of incompatible wastes, hazmat pickup, and sources for information about the disposal process. This webinar is a follow up to her "Managing Chemical Wastes in the High School Lab" article in the May 2016 issue of Chemistry Solutions. Jenny has been teaching high school chemistry in Western Maryland for 10 years. She currently works with the American Chemical Society Task Force for Safety Education Guidelines to help develop materials for chemistry teachers at all grade levels.

Presenter: Jennifer Bishoff

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