Toxic Substances Committee
Appointed by the Provost
The Toxic Substance Committee recommends policies for the use, storage and disposal of toxic substances, and monitors the application of the policies for compliance. The chemical hygiene plan is available from the web page of the Environmental Health & Safety Unit of Facilities Management and is the full statement of university campus policy and procedures for handling toxic substances.
Copies of meeting minutes and annual reports will be forwarded to the chairperson of the Health and Occupational Safety Council, as that council is responsible for coordinating the activities of the committees assigned to specific health-related or occupational safety areas.
Membership consists of one faculty representative from the Departments of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences, Animal Science, Poultry Science, Biological Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Entomology, Physics, and the Eleanor Mann School of Nursing; one faculty representative from the School of Human Environmental Sciences; one representative from Facilities Management; one student; ex officio, the hazardous materials manager; the director of the Office of Environment Health and Safety and; ex officio and non-voting, the director of research compliance.
The chairperson is elected from the faculty members.
|Gary Enzor||Facilities Management||2019|
|Lew Meyers (Guest)||Facilities Management||2019|
|Graduate Student||Marissa Reynolds||2017|
|Carol Agana||Eleanor Mann School of Nursing||2018|
|Michelle Evans-White||Department of Biological Sciences||2018|
|Department of Animal Science||2018|
|Neelendra Joshi||Department of Poultry Science||2020|
|Matt McIntosh||Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry||2019|
|David Gibbs||Department of Fine Arts||2019|
|Hugh Churchill||Department of Physics||2019|
|Tom Spicer||Department of Chemical Engineering||2019|
|Andy Pereira||Department of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences||2019|
|Jeffrey Wolchok||College of Engineering||2019|
|Wayne Brashear||Assistant Chemical Hygiene Officer**|
|Robert Beitle||Interim Director
Environmental Health & Safety*
**=ex officio non-voting