Occupational Safety and Environmental Health Installing the In-Line Waste Collection System Hazardous Materials Management 734-763-4568
Parts Each Inline Waste Collection Kit comes with the following parts: Luer Plugs Tubing Adapters Cap with attached check valve
Parts Cap with attached check valve The cap and attached check valve screw to the top of your waste container. The check valve keeps vapors contained while also preventing the container from over pressurizing. 1/8 inch hard walled tubing can be inserted through the ports in the top of the cap. Use a supplied tubing adaptor to connect tubing that is not 1/8 inch hard walled.
Parts This port does not penetrate through the cap. Cap with attached check valve The cap has 3 ports for connecting tubing. NOTE: One of ports in the top of the cap does not penetrate through the cap.
Parts Tubing Adapters The kit comes with several different sizes of tubing adapters. Tubing connects to one end of the adapter, while the other end plugs into the cap.
Parts Close up view of a tubing adapter Barbed end of the tubing adapter. This side connects to the tubing. Luer end of the tubing adapter. This side connects to the cap.
Parts Luer Plugs Luer plugs are use to plug unused ports in the cap.
Installing 1/8 inch hard walled tubing 1/8 inch hard walled tubing Insert 1/8 inch hard walled tubing through the top of the cap.
Installing NON 1/8 inch hard walled tubing NON 1/8 inch hard walled tubing NON 1/8 inch hard walled tubing Select a tubing adapter of proper size and insert the tubing onto the barb end of the adapter. Then insert the tubing adapter into an unused port on the top of the cap.
Installing Luer Plugs NON 1/8 inch hard walled tubing Instert Luer Plugs in all unused ports.
Attaching to a Waste Container Twist the cap clockwise to attached to your waste container. Label your container with a “Hazardous Waste” label prior to use. Keep the waste container in “secondary containment” to contain spills. If you have additional questions about installing the Inline Waste Collection System call OSEH’s Hazardous Materials Management Program at 763-4568. OSEH’s Hazardous Materials Management Program can also answer all your questions about managing your laboratory's hazardous wastes.