Logistics is responsible for the distribution of inbound and outbound university shipments. We provide expertise on import and export compliance, hazardous materials shipping, and offer an Event Material Management service to get conference and exhibit items to and from events.
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Logistics staff is 49CFR trained and certified in classifying, documenting, packaging and handling hazardous materials. To ensure compliance with Department of Transportation regulations, departments must complete the Hazardous Materials Transportation Form (.pdf) and attach it to the package, along with the completed Service Request Form and Safety Data Sheet (SDS). Domestic packages require a minimum of 24 hours for processing; international packages require a minimum of 48 hours. Contact Environmental Health and Safety when shipping radioactive and biological substances.