How do I ship hazardous materials?
No hazardous materials may be shipped from campus without consulting with an EH&S Hazardous Materials Shipping Specialist. Contact Charles Borromeo at (510) 642-0117 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are unsure if your material is allowed to be shipped, contact EH&S.
Regulated Hazardous Materials include:
- infectious and biological substances
- genetically modified organisms or micro-organisms
- radioactive materials
- compressed cylinders (whether filled or empty).
Some common examples of hazardous materials:
- dry ice
- liquid nitrogen
- certain batteries
- equipment containing batteries