Waste and Recycling

Laboratory waste

Extra care must be taken when dealing with waste arising from the laboratory, clinical or procedure room setting to ensure that it is appropriately segregated, stored and treated.

Pile of empty gas cylinders

Special waste

Classify, assess and identify Hazardous Waste types and determine how to appropriately deal with them

Clinical & Healthcare

How to identify, package, store and dispose of Clinical waste types including registering for uplifts

Animal By-Product Waste

How to dispose of ABP including carcass and bedding waste.

Radioactive waste (secured)

How to dispose of your radioactive waste and order more labels.

Liquid waste

Special note on liquid waste disposal and disposal to drain in, on, or from University properties.


Information on other key types of waste produced within University laboratories and similar areas, with details of how to dispose of them.