The Environmental Health and Safety Office at Le Moyne College is dedicated to providing a safe campus environment. The office implements environmental and OSHA programs and ensures compliance with legal regulations.
Environmental Health & Safety oversees the collection and disposal of waste generated throughout Le Moyne College.
MSDS (MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEETS)
The purpose of radiation safety is to minimize radiation exposure. This is done by training users in protection from radiation, monitoring and maintaining regulatory compliance.
The purpose of chemical safety is to ensure proper handling, waste minimization and safe disposal of chemicals.
The OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200) provides information regarding the maintenance and disposal of chemicals. Employees are trained about the hazards of materials that they work with or could be exposed to. MSDS (material safety data sheets) are available to all students and employees.
The OSHA Confined Space Standard (29 CFR 1910.146) provides information regarding protection of workers from hazards encountered when entering confines spaces.
BLOODBORN PATHOGEN EXPOSURE CONTROL PROGRAM
The OSHA Bloodborn Pathogen Exposure Control Standard (29 CFR 1910.1030) provides workers with information on bloodborn pathogens encountered during contact with blood or other bodily fluids.
Barbara Leo, Environmental Health & Safety Officer
Coyne Science Center Room 125