Paper Shredding

Shred Day UTSA

Free document-shredding event! 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., February 17, 2017

Visit our recycling news page for all the details!

RecycleMania 2017

RecycleMania 2017

Go UTSA! Join us as we compete against top universities in RecycleMania 2017! Visit our recycling news page for full details.

Rowdy New U

Rowdy New U

Stressed out? Low on energy?

Enhance your health and well-being by linking up with Rowdy New U!

Gold Star Labs

Gold Star Labs

Check out our growing list of GOLD STAR LABS!

Reduce, re-use, recycle!

Help us achieve our vision of a greener campus. Visit our recycling home page for more information.

Bauerle Road Garage

Grand Opening!

Announcing the new Occupational Health & Wellness Center!

Hazardous Waste Management


The Environmental Health Safety and Risk Management Dept. is responsible for managing Chemical, Biological, and Universal waste under the Solid Waste Rules. Chemical waste is regulated by 40 CFR 261 and the Texas rules 30 TAC 335. Universal waste is managed under 40 CFR 273 and 30 TAC 335.262. Biological waste is regulated by the Texas Department of State Health Services. All waste generated at UTSA facilities will be collected and managed under the EHSRM Hazardous Waste and Biological Management Safety Plans. Radiation waste is also managed by EHSRM and is regulated by the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission. To have waste picked up (chemical, biological, universal waste, or radiation waste), please choose one of the links below and follow the instructions as stated.