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TO REQUEST A PICK-UP:
Contact Roddy Whitaker
Email: rwhitake@mailbox.sc.edu or Phone: 777-2839

  • Biological Waste is pick up at the Columbia campus on Tuesdays.
  • All cultures must be autoclaved before disposal.
  • All sharps (e.g. needles, syringes, razor blades) must be placed in a puncture-resistant and leakproof sharps container.


Biological Waste Management Resources
Biological Waste Guide
USC Infectious Waste Management Plan
USC Departmental Infectious Waste Management Template
USC Autoclave Safety Policy
SC DHEC Infectious Waste
SC DHEC Infectious Waste Regulation-Overview
SC DHEC Infectious Waste Package, Storage, Transport, Treatment
SC DHEC Infectious Waste Informational Brochure
SC DHEC Regulation 61-105 : SC Infectious Waste Management
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