Furniture and equipment identified as surplus to a department’s needs may be disposed of by completing a Declaration and Disposal of Surplus Assets form. Facilities Management will arrange for the removal and disposition of items, typically through public auction. For questions regarding this service, contact the Procurement Officer at 864-4310.
Before requesting disposal, departments must obtain all necessary approvals for disposal of equipment that contains radioactive sources, x-ray generators, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB's), ozone-depleting substances or other hazardous or environmentally sensitive substances and equipment such as autoclaves and distillation apparatuses that require licences or permits to own or operate. For more information, contact Health & Safety Department at 864-8250.