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Surplus Chemical Program

As a sustainability and waste minimization effort, Cornell University maintains a surplus chemical recycling program available for Cornell researchers. *Please note, this program is not open to non-Cornell members.

If you have any chemicals that you would like to donate to the surplus chemical recycling program, then please use the Surplus Chemical Request/Donation Form. Please only donate chemicals that are in their original containers, unopened, or in very good condition with the labels intact and are likely to be used in other areas on campus. 

Requests for chemicals can be a accomplished by using the Surplus Chemical Request/Donation Form. EH&S will respond  within 3 days if the chemical is available. Chemicals will be delivered on Cornell’s Ithaca campus on Wednesdays and  Fridays. Arrangements can also be made to pick up the chemicals a the Environmental Health and Safety building at 201 Palm Road. If you would like to subscribe to receive a certain chemical when it becomes available, then please use the Surplus Chemical Subscription Form.