The Universal Waste Rule in Missouri defines a number of hazardous materials that qualify for alternate management strategies. At MU only selected aspects of the rule are used, specifically those pertaining to non-alkaline batteries and mercury-containing lamps (e.g., fluorescent lamps).
EHS has developed the following guidance documents for MU faculty, staff, and students to assist them in proper management of fluorescent lamps and batteries:
Fluorescent Lamp Recycling
- Fluorescent Lamp Handling Instructions (PDF)
- Labeling Instructions - Broken Fluorescent Lamps (PDF)
- Labeling Instructions - Intact Fluorescent Lamps (PDF)