Cash & Carry Potentially Hazardous Materials Quiz

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  • 1. 

    What is the name of the vendor that services our Potentially Hazardous Waste Material Management program?

    • A.

      Spill Magic

    • B.

      StrongPak

    • C.

      Johnson & Johnson

    • D.

      Proctor & Gamble

    Correct Answer
    B. StrongPak
    Explanation
    StrongPak is the correct answer because it is the name of the vendor that services the Potentially Hazardous Waste Material Management program.

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  • 2. 

    When is it appropriate to dispose of hazardous waste in the trash can, dumpster, or sink?

    • A.

      When you run out of bags

    • B.

      When the bin is full

    • C.

      When you don't know what it is

    • D.

      Never

    Correct Answer
    D. Never
    Explanation
    It is never appropriate to dispose of hazardous waste in the trash can, dumpster, or sink. Hazardous waste can pose serious risks to human health and the environment if not handled and disposed of properly. It should be disposed of through designated hazardous waste collection programs or facilities to ensure safe and proper disposal. Disposing of hazardous waste in regular trash or down the sink can contaminate the soil, water, and air, leading to pollution and potential harm to living organisms.

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  • 3. 

    How much waste can you place in a single Strong Pack bag?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      As much as can physically fit into the bag

    Correct Answer
    A. 1
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1 because the question asks how much waste can be placed in a single Strong Pack bag, and the answer is simply 1. This implies that only one unit of waste can fit into the bag.

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  • 4. 

    Hazardous waste must be double bagged if it is...

    • A.

      Leaking

    • B.

      Dry

    • C.

      An empty container

    • D.

      Never

    Correct Answer
    A. Leaking
    Explanation
    Hazardous waste must be double bagged if it is leaking to prevent any further contamination or exposure to the environment. Double bagging provides an extra layer of protection and helps contain the hazardous materials, reducing the risk of spills or leaks during transportation or disposal. This practice ensures the safety of individuals handling the waste and minimizes the potential harm to the surroundings.

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  • 5. 

    What bin should the properly bagged hazardous waste be placed in?

    • A.

      To Be Determined

    • B.

      Universal Waste

    • C.

      Flammables

    • D.

      Oxidizers

    Correct Answer
    A. To Be Determined
  • 6. 

    What is the name of the absorbent that should be placed into the bag to containing a leaking hazardous waste?

    • A.

      Sand

    • B.

      Cat Litter

    • C.

      Spill Magic

    • D.

      Moon Dust

    Correct Answer
    C. Spill Magic
    Explanation
    Spill Magic is the correct answer because it is an absorbent specifically designed to handle hazardous waste spills. It is a highly effective absorbent material that can quickly and safely soak up and contain hazardous liquids, preventing further leakage and minimizing the risk of environmental contamination. Sand, cat litter, and moon dust are not specifically designed for this purpose and may not be as effective or safe in containing hazardous waste spills.

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  • 7. 

    Where can you find the Strong Pack training manual, Strong Pack Posters, and spill containment supplies?

    • A.

      Office

    • B.

      Bathroom

    • C.

      Janitorial Closet

    • D.

      The Accumulation Center

    Correct Answer
    D. The Accumulation Center
    Explanation
    The Strong Pack training manual, Strong Pack Posters, and spill containment supplies can be found in the Accumulation Center.

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  • 8. 

    The Company Hazardous Waste program is mandated by the State and Federal government, and carries substantial financial penalties for non compliance.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because the Company Hazardous Waste program is required by both State and Federal governments. Non-compliance with this program can result in significant financial penalties.

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  • 9. 

    If you are unsure if a spill contains a hazardous waste you should always:

    • A.

      Ask a Manager

    • B.

      Ignore it

    • C.

      Ask someone else to clean it

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Ask a Manager
    Explanation
    If you are unsure if a spill contains a hazardous waste, it is important to ask a manager for guidance. Managers are usually responsible for overseeing safety protocols and can provide the necessary information and instructions on how to handle the spill. Ignoring the spill or asking someone else to clean it without proper knowledge may lead to potential risks and harm. Therefore, seeking guidance from a manager is the best course of action in such situations.

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  • 10. 

    When does potentially hazardous material become a hazardous waste? 

    • A.

      When an item is crushed / damaged

    • B.

      When an item is missing a nozzle

    • C.

      When an item is about to leak

    • D.

      When an item has a missing/broken cap

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the above
    Explanation
    Potentially hazardous material becomes a hazardous waste when any of the mentioned conditions are met. When an item is crushed or damaged, there is a possibility of the hazardous material leaking or being exposed, making it hazardous waste. Similarly, if an item is missing a nozzle, it can lead to the release of hazardous substances. Additionally, when an item is about to leak or has a missing/broken cap, it poses a risk of contamination and becomes hazardous waste. Therefore, all of the above conditions indicate when potentially hazardous material becomes hazardous waste.

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