Environmental Health & Safety

Travis Underwood

Travis Underwood
Environmental Programs Specialist


(951) 827-5518

Environmental Health
& Safety (EH&S)
900 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92521


Hazardous Waste control & compliance | Chemical Inventory | Controlled Substances | Environmental Programs compliance documentation


Travis has over 19 years of experience in general, laboratory, environmental, and hazardous waste programs. He served in positions such as: Environmental Programs Technician, Hazardous Waste Technician, Safety Officer/Quality Control Officer, Mobile Lab Analyst / Lab Technician, Project Manager. Prior to coming to UCR, Travis served at Mallinckrodt Medical, Microbac Laboratories, and H2 Environmental.

Education and Credentials

Bachelor of Arts in Geography, California State University San Bernardino

Lead Sampling Technician certification #21444, State of California Department of Public Health


Travis is responsible for verification of chemical and controlled substance inventory, laboratory and storage area inspections and site assessments, conducting hazardous waste safe handling, preparing documentation related to audit results and performance, participating in stormwater public outreach and education activities, and serving on the EH&S Emergency Response Team.

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Environmental Health & Safety

Tel: (951) 827-5528
Fax: (951) 827-5122
E-mail: ehs@ucr.edu