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Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
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(Manual for) Environmental Assessment Tool For Organic Syntheses (EATOS) [PDF]
Abstract: This operating manual is for software that enables chemists to compare alternative chemical syntheses for their resource usage and potential environmental impact.
Source: (By J. Metzger, and M. Eissen).
GlaxoSmithKline - Corporate Responsibility Report 2007 [PDF]
Abstract: Measures that GlaxoSmithKline is taking in pharmaceutical product design, to minimize environmental and life cycle impacts of their products and processes.
Lab Waste Management Guidelines (Updated 2012) [PDF]
Abstract: These guidelines are geared for any type of lab (schools, research, clinical, biotech, analytical etc.) and some regulatory information pertains to King County, Washington, however, there are plenty of tips on waste reduction and safer alternatives.
Source: King County Local Hazardous Waste Management Program
Laboratory Waste Management Guide
Abstract: This report was prepared by the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program in King County, Washington (LHWMP.) The program seeks to reduce hazardous waste from households and small quantity generator businesses in King County by providing information and technical assistance to protect human health and the environment.
Source: Dave Waddell
Medical Industry Waste Prevention Round Table
Abstract: Notes from a roundtable meeting discussing numerous waste prevention tips and ideas from medical and biotech industry representatives- with a focus on solvents, alcohol and formalin.
Source: Pollution Prevention Resource Center
Pollution Prevention for Laboratories
Abstract: Checklist training handout for pollution prevention in labs - covers policies, inventory, process or equipment changes, substitution, reuse, and process efficiency.
Source: Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense (MRICD) (histology lab)
Pollution Prevention Ideas for Labs
Abstract: reducing or eliminating chemical use and chemical Suggestions for research, academic, and analysis labs to reduce waste production; substitute less hazardous materials; conserve water or electricity; and other means of reducing environmental impact.
Source: Princeton University
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Hub Last Updated: 1/16/2014