Waste Management

Princeton University is committed to managing the University's waste streams in an environmentally sensitive and responsible manner.

A Waste Management Partner

EHS is an active partner in the University's program of achieving reductions in total waste stream and higher recycling percentages. We further recognize an obligation to demonstrate environmental leadership by maintaining the highest standards of waste management, serving as an example to our students and the community at large. 

Waste Management Programs

Responsible waste management is key to meeting our commitment. Specific instruction regarding laboratory waste, computer waste, construction waste, lighting/battery pack waste, chemical container waste and recycling are on this website. 


Stanley Howell
Chemical Waste

Meagan Fitzpatrick
Biological Waste

Stephen Elwood