Environmental Health and Safety

Welcome to the Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) department website. Saint Mary's College of California is committed to protecting the environment and to providing a safe workplace for faculty, staff, and contractors through education, training, and consultation.

Ergonomics:

The ergonomics program is now managed by EH&S.  Please press the red button above to find the Ergonomics Program Section.  If you have ergonomic needs, please contact Safa Toma, Director of EH&S at x8287.

Asbestos:

The Asbestos Awareness Program is managed by EH&S.  Please press the red button above to find the Asbestos Awareness Section.  Please contact Safa Toma, Director of EH&S at x8287 for more information.

Sanitary Sewer Best Management Practices (BMPs):

The College maintains a sanitary sewer permit that regulates the discharges into sinks, toilets, floor drains, floor sinks in janitors' closets and other locations that contribute to the sanitary sewer.  Please press the red button above to find the Sanitary Sewer BMP section.

Storm Water Best Management Practices (BMPs):

Please stop and report all stormwater pollution activities. If you observe someone discharging material into the storm drain, please ask them to stop and then notify Public Safety at x4282 and EH&S at x8287 or by e-mail to sat5@stmarys-ca.edu  Remember - only rain down the storm drain.

Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) plan:

This Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plan establishes procedures, methods, equipment, and other requirements to prevent the discharge of oil into or upon the navigable waters of the United States (U.S.) or adjoining shorelines for the Saint Mary’s College of California facility located at 1928 Saint Mary’s Road in Moraga, California (hereafter referred to as the Facility).

This SPCC Plan was prepared in accordance with the regulations of Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 112 (40 CFR 112).