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Hazardous Waste Tag

The Caltech Hazardous Waste Tag comes in two different formats:

  1. Standard Tag with Wire Attached
  2. PDF version with fields that can be inputted with written notations and a cardboard backing with a wire attached

Call the EH&S Office at extension 6727 for either the standard tag or the cardboard backing for the Pdf version.

When using the hazardous waste tag, please remember the following:

  • The Container must be tagged as the first drop of hazardous waste goes into it.
  • The tag must be completely filled out and dated when the first drop of hazardous waste goes into the container.
  • No abbreviations or chemical formulas are to be listed on the tag.
  • The container must be kept closed unless the transfer of hazardous waste is occurring.