Radioactive Waste Pickup Request Form

All lab/personal information must be filled out completely.


Lab/Personal Information


Date: 08-18-2017

Requested By

PI name

Columbia email, including UNI

Phone Number



Lab/Room Number
  Location of waste in the lab

Check here if HHMI investigator

Click here if only requesting containers/supplies

Click here to add another Radioactive Waste Description

Replacement containers/items needed:



Amount Requested

Replacement containers/items needed (containers requested for pick up will be automatically replaced. If you wish to have additional containers/supplies or are requesting new containers/supplies, please select from the list below: )


Comments/Special Instructions:

Important Information:

Radioactive and Mixed Waste-
For information or service options regarding radioactive and mixed waste, please contact the Radiation Safety Office at (212) 305-0303.

Proper management of Radioactive Waste-
More information regarding the proper management of chemical/hazardous waste can be found at Morningside, CUMC, LDEO, NEVIS.  Please contact EH&S at (212) 854-8749 (MS) or (212)305-0303 (CUMC).


Regulated Medical Waste (RMW) Supplies:

  • At Morningside only, RMW supplies (red bags, sharps boxes, grey bins) are provided through EH&S.
  • At Medical Center campus, RMW supplies (red bags, sharps boxes, grey bins) are provided through
    Facilities Operations via a service request or by calling x5HELP extension 3. Please do not use a
    chemical or radioactive waste pickup request for these items.
  • Do not use red bags for chemical or radioactive spill debris.
  • Pipette tips and other sharps must be collected in rigid, puncture resistant containers. Bags of any type are prohibited.

All chemicals of the the following conditions must be met
(Check each item):