Controlled Substances and Precursor Chemicals
The use of controlled substances in research is subject to regulations by the Federal (DEA) and the California Department of Justice (CA-DOJ). SDSU Environmental Health and Safety has an institutional registration with the DEA for research involving Schedule II-V Controlled Substances. Precursor chemicals may be procured for the researcher using this institutional registration. For questions, please contact [email protected] or call 619-594-6778.
All individuals and groups associated with San Diego State University who have DEA registrations must comply with federal and state laws and University procedures governing controlled substances. These regulations include:
- Code of Federal Regulations: Title 21, Chapter II (Parts 1300 to end)
- Health and Safety Code Division 10: California Uniform Controlled Substances Act
All controlled substances users must be trained. Contact [email protected] to schedule training for new users.
Unwanted or unused controlled substances must be surrendered to EHS. Contact [email protected] for a waste pickup.