Office Of Environmental Health & Safety

Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue
170 Cullinane Hall
Boston, MA 02115-5000

phone: 617.373.2769
fax: 617.373.7622

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Contingency Plan

CONTINGENCY PLAN OVERVIEW

The objective of this Contingency Plan is to describe the University response organization, the resources available to Northeastern University, and the methods used to deal with the various types of emergencies that could occur. The full text of the Plan is available from the Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) or the Facilities /EHS shared drive.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1.0 Introduction

2.0 Emergency Response Procedures

3.0 Incident Prevention Procedure

4.0 Hazardous Waste Management Procedures

5.0 Operating Records

6.0 Maintaining Emergency Response Capability

Appendix A: Hazardous Waste Regulations

The hazardous waste regulations can be found at this URL:

http://www.mass.gov/dep/service/regulations/310cmr30.pdf

Appendix B: Massachusetts Oil and Hazardous Material List

The Massachusetts Oil and Hazardous Material List can be found at these URL’s:

Appendix C: SITE DIAGRAMS

APPENDIX D: EMERGENCY RESPONSE FLOW CHART