This EHS toolkit brings together many of the radiation health and safety forms and programs that Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (legacy UMDNJ) faculty, staff, and students will require to acheive a smooth transition.

Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark

Safety Training - Check here for dates and registration

Emergencies

The emergency contact number for Rutgers University (including Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark and Rutgers Health Sciences in New Brunswick) is 9-1-1.

  • The non-emergency phone number for the Rutgers Health Sciences in New Brunswick (legacy UMDNJ) will change to the existing Rutgers University Police Department (RUPD) phone number 732-932-7211.
  • The non-emergency phone number for the Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark will remain the same, 973-972-4491.

To learn more about what you can do in an emergency, go to http://emergency.rutgers.edu/.

Radioactive Waste Disposal Requests:

All previous Rutgers (Newark, New Brunswick, and Piscataway (including legacy UMDNJ in New Brunswick and Piscataway))

Radioactive waste pick-up requests will be done as they have in the past, through the existing REHS website link.

Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark (legacy UMDNJ)
Low Level Radioactive Waste (LLRW) Storage/Decay/Disposal

Radioactive Waste Disposal times:

  • Please make appointment with REHS staff at (973) 972-5305 before bringing down Waste during work hours

Liquid Waste - call for pickup

Phone: 973-972-5305
Fax: 973-972-6498  
e-mail:orss@umdnj.edu

Radioactive Materials Ordering

Continue to follow the existing procedure for placing an order of radioactive material: 

  • Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark (legacy UMDNJ) – Continue to use Marketplace.  There are no changes to place an order for radioactive material.
  • Rutgers Health Sciences in New Brunswick (legacy UMDNJ) – Continue to use Marketplace.  There are no changes to place an order for radioactive material.
    • Additionally:  The following form must be completed for anyone ordering radioactive material.  This form assists REHS so that timely delivery of your radioactive material can be made. Isotope Ordering Form

Contacts

  • REHS Office for Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark call (973) 972-5305
  • REHS Office for Rutgers Health Sciences in New Brunswick call (732) 235-4058
  • REHS Main Office 848-445-2550