Guidance Document
Shipping of Hazardous Material

Due to the complex nature of applicable regulations, any transportation of hazardous materials shall be
coordinated through the Environmental Health and Safety Department. Transportation of hazardous
materials includes (1) the transport of hazardous material in vehicles owned by the State and (2) the
transport of University-owned hazardous material in vehicles not owned by the State. The policy shall
apply to the offering of hazardous materials for transportation by commercial carriers, the carriage of
hazardous materials in private and state vehicles, transport of hazardous materials in luggage or carried
on board any public means of transportation.

If you intend to ship material which may be hazardous, fill out the form
and contact the EHS
Department.