indicates that no data was submitted for this field
Does the institution have strategies in place to safely dispose of all hazardous, special (e.g. coal ash), universal, and non-regulated chemical waste and seek to minimize the presence of these materials on campus?:
A brief description of steps taken to reduce hazardous, special (e.g. coal ash), universal, and non-regulated chemical waste:
A brief description of how the institution safely disposes of hazardous, universal, and non-regulated chemical waste:
The College ensures that all chemical wastes generated by the laboratories , including biological specimens are disposed of in accordance to Sustainable and environmental Practices.Furthermore through guidelines issued by the corresponding departments in case of hazardous chemicals being used for research and/or teaching, the volumes and quantities are restricted to a minimum in order to prevent wastage.
A brief description of any significant hazardous material release incidents during the previous three years, including volume, impact and response/remediation:
A brief description of any inventory system employed by the institution to facilitate the reuse or redistribution of laboratory chemicals:
Through Chemical Disposal Contractors and Services.
Does the institution have or participate in a program to responsibly recycle, reuse, and/or refurbish electronic waste generated by the institution?:
Chemicals for use in the laboratory/field activities have been monitored and are inventoried for purchasing and disposal purposes for each laboratory specifically.
Does the institution have or participate in a program to responsibly recycle, reuse, and/or refurbish electronic waste generated by students?:
A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program(s), including information about how electronic waste generated by the institution and/or students is recycled:
Is the institution’s electronic waste recycler certified under the e-Stewards and/or Responsible Recycling (R2) standards?:
All electronic materials which are deemed obsolete but functional is donated through various channels including our collaborating NGOs and municipal services in order to be re-used. Materials which can not be useful are processed for recycling by a third-party contractor specializing in proper disposal.
Electronic waste recycled or otherwise diverted from the landfill or incinerator during the most recent year for which data is available during the previous three years:
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission: