Management and Environmental Protection

Pesticide Spills

There are three types of pesticide spills; incidental release, a release with special circumstance and an emergency response release. For more information regarding spill response and cleanup procedures, see the links below, or contact the Pesticide Program (255-0485, pesticides [at] (pesticides[at]cornell[dot]edu)). You may also contact Environmental Health & Safety (255-8200).

Disposal of Pesticides

All pesticide waste must be disposed of in accordance with all applicable regulations. The Department of Environmental Health and Safety has established procedures for the disposal of hazardous chemical wastes. Please consult with EH&S for disposal assistance at 255-8200.

Chemical Recycling and Disposal