Distribution Services

Central Receiving

Restricted Item Deliveries

Some items require special handling before they are delivered to departments:

  • Radioactive materials are delivered to Environmental Health & Safety for appropriate review before they are delivered to the ordering department.
  • Controlled substances are delivered by Central Receiving to authorized departmental personnel only. Refer to the Purchasing web site, Ordering & Receiving Controlled Substances for specific details. See also UC Davis Policy & Procedure Manual Section 290-70.
  • Tax-free ethyl alcohol is delivered to authorized departmental personnel only. Refer to UC Davis Policy & Procedure Manual Section 350-20 for more information.

Hazardous shipments must be arranged in advance and comply with State and Federal guidelines and UC Davis Policy & Procedure Manual Section 290-65 . Contact Environmental Health & Safety for more details.

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