Environmental Health and Safety

Welcome to EH&S

Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S), a department in the Division of Administrative Affairs, is responsible for planning, implementing, and administering the campus Environmental Health and Safety Programs and for providing technical consultation, training, and inspection to ultimately ensure compliance with established laws and maintain a safe place to work, study, and play for faculty, staff, students, and visitors.

Environmental Health & Safety 2023 Annual Notification



Safety News

News on new laws and regulations effecting EHS.
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Student Safety Training

Student training is required for all classes, labs, research activities, technical work areas, and campus-sponsored extracurricular activities (i.e. student clubs and organizations) classified by EH&S as a Tier 1 elevated hazard level.

Questions:  Who, What, Where, Why, and When

Report a Safety Concern

Members of the campus community can participate in making the campus a safe place to work, study, and live by identifying health and/or safety hazards or unsafe conditions.

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Programs, Manuals, and SOPs

View the EH&S consolidated library of SOP's and written programs, along with best practices.

Universal Waste Services

Request universal waste collection services for your work area.

Universal Waste categories includes the following:

  • Electronic Devices
  • Batteries
  • Lamps
  • Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs)
  • CRT Glass
  • Non-Empty Aerosol Cans
  • Photovoltaic (PV) Modules
  • Mercury Wastes

Pest Control Services

Request pest managment services and materials for your work area.
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Risk and Safety Services (RSS) Logo

Cal Poly Pomona uses the CSU Safety Management system through Risk and Safety Solutions (RSS) for chemical hazard assessments, inventory management, and safety inspections.

Medical Waste Transport Log

An online application for campus authorized personnel to log their medical waste transports to the centralized dropoff location.