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Please use the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio internal network computer to access the EHS Service request forms. If you need to send the request outside the network, please connect via VPN or direct email to HazWasteRequest.
 
Chemical Waste Pickup
   
Chemical Exchange Program
 
Radioactive Waste Pickup
 
Biohazard Supplies Request
 
equipment clearance
 
lab clearance
 
recycling locations
 
msds
TB exposure plan

 

Environmental Health and Safety (EHS)

Michael Charlton

Dr. Michael Charlton,
Assistant Vice President
for Risk Management and Safety

Mission

The mission of the Environmental Health and Safety Department is to provide a workplace free of recognized hazards that is conducive to worldclass education, research, and patient care as well as Institutional research committee support and emergency response.


We are dedicated to assisting in the anticipation, recognition, evaluation, and control of physical and health hazards in the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio educational and work environment.

 

Accomplishments and Accolades

  • 2012 US EPA College/University Partner of the Year Award for Outstanding Waste Reduction Achievements
  • 2011 US EPA WasteWise Partner Recognition for Outstanding Contributions in Waste Reduction
  • 2010 Practice Green Health Environmental Leadership Circle Award
  • Lowest injury cost per employee among all health education institutions in Texas
  • UT Health Science Center at San Antonio awarded State of Texas Environmental Excellence Award
  • UT Health Science Center at San Antonio awarded San Antonio Water System (SAWS) Environmental Excellence Award
  • UT Health Science Center at San Antonio recognized as a TCEQ Clean Texas, Cleaner World Partner
  • UT Health Science Center at San Antonio awarded the Hospitals for a Healthy Environment (H2E) Partner for Change Award