Most common categories of waste
in the Chemistry Labs
•Halogenated Organic solvents. Liquids that
contain one or more of the elements fluorine, chlorine, bromine
and iodine in their chemical structures.
•Non-halogenated Organic Solvents (ex. Acetone). •Heavy metals, transition metals and the heavier
elements of groups 13(Boron),14(Carbon),and 15(Nitrogen).