Radioactive materials, (except for Environmental Health and Safety Services) These materials must be purchased through Environmental Health and Safety Services.
Yearly maintenance and/or service agreements paid monthly having an annual cost exceeding $2,000.
Copier maintenance contracts.
Printing and Copying. Printing Services should be used. Blacksburg campus organizations can spend up to $50, off-campus organizations can spend up to $300, and the National Capital Region (NCR) can spend up to $2,000 per order with a commercial vendor.
New and used licensed vehicles.
Telecommunications goods and services Purchases of all telecommunications products, services and/or maintenance contracts on telecommunications hardware and software (i.e., telephones, telephone systems, two-way radios, microwave transactions, internet subscription services, cell phones (new and replacement), cell phone accessories, XM Radio, and any cable or satellite TV services) must be purchased/requested through Communications Network Services (CNS). Cellular telephone purchases and monthly service charges are processed by CNS.
Respirators and cartridges. To ensure maximum safety and effectiveness, respirators and cartridges require technical support. This includes matching the product to the intended application and sizing to ensure a protective fit. To accomplish this, respirators and cartridges should be ordered directly from Environmental Health and Safety Services. They can be ordered by e-mail at email@example.com or by directly contacting the Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene Division at 231-2509. Respirators and cartridges should not be ordered directly from suppliers.