From: "Vance, Diane" <Diane.Vance**At_Symbol_Here**EKU.EDU>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] More Objective Information
Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2015 19:56:44 +0000
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We used Chase Environmental in the past when we closed our programs that used radioactive materials.  We were quite satisfied with the work they did.  Contact information is below.


Janet Baker

Brokerage Services Manager

Chase Environmental Group, Inc.

109 Flint Road

Oak Ridge, TN  37830

Office:  877-389-2124                                          

Cell:  865-250-4593


Diane Vance



Dr. Diane E. Vance

Professor Emeritus

Department of Chemistry

Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, KY   40475-3102






From: DCHAS-L Discussion List [mailto:dchas-l**At_Symbol_Here**]On Behalf Of Michelle M.
Sent: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 3:33 PM
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] More Objective Information


There is some radioactive powder that is currently in a lab storage closet. It has been shielded with lead plates in a metal filing cabinet, and is following regulations. However, we would like to remove the item from the premises.  Is there anyone who knows of a special facility to dispose of this item? Thank you for your assistance






On Tue, Aug 18, 2015 at 1:56 PM, Romano, Joe P <JRomano**At_Symbol_Here**> wrote:

I would like to start a question.


As we train and do audits, we find issues of hazardous chemicals being handled and stored improperly at many foreign sites.  The ‘guidance’ is to segregate, keep apart, isolate for the various hazard classes.  The factories are asking good questions as to whether we can further define these words: segregate, keep apart, isolate – that is where  I am seeking help.  I have the ‘definitions’ from U.S. DOT, IMDG, NFPA.  Somewhat helpful but not definitive for factories.  Can anyone offer some guidance?  Good reference(s) we can provide to the global supply chain?





Joseph Romano

Technical Director Chemical Compliance Management



iphone 614-477-6851


Thought!  “Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.”
Scott Adams


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