The Environmental Protection Program (EPP) is a unique component of the Environmental Health & Safety Department that comprehensively evaluates, monitors, and controls environmental releases in the form of air, water, hazardous waste, and assets, and ensures releases to the environment are safe, compliant, and cost effective.
The Environmental Protection Program utilizes a systematic approach to manage hazardous materials and environmental affairs and strives to raise awareness of environmental impacts throughout the UTHealth community.
Hazardous Wastes Management
Biological / Infectious Waste
Radioactive Waste Disposal
Pollution Prevention / Waste Minimization
Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasures (SPCC)
Alan W. Lucas, Safety Manager
B.S. Sam Houston State University
M.S. University of Houston at Clear Lake
CHMM, Certified Hazardous Materials Manager
Julieta Flores, Safety Specialist
B.S. Environmental Science, Stephen F. Austin State University
Brett Urbanowski, Safety Specialist
B.S. Degree in Nuclear Engineering/Health Physics, Texas A&M University