L.P. Book HAZMAT / Lesson Plan #8 Containment & Clean-up

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Lesson Plan #8 Containment & Clean-up


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
          Spill control strategies and confinement tactics are actions taken to confine a product release to a
    • A. 

      Limited area

    • B. 

      The confines of the base

    • C. 

      Area of operation

    • D. 

      Up wind side of the spill

  • 2. 
          Absorption is
    • A. 

      The chemical process in which a sorbate (liquid hazardous material) interacts with a solid absorbent surface

    • B. 

      Physical process of absorbing or “picking up” a liquid hazardous material

    • C. 

      The chemical process in which a sorbate interacts with a liquid hazardous material

    • D. 

      Physical process of “picking up” a solid surface

  • 3. 
          Damming
    • A. 

      Is a verbal method used when confinement techniques fail

    • B. 

      Is used only in standing water

    • C. 

      Is a physical method of confinement by which barriers are constructed across a waterway to stop and control the product flow

    • D. 

      Can not be used in fast moving waterway

  • 4. 
          The two types of damming are
    • A. 

      Hoover & Crater

    • B. 

      Overflow dam & Topflow

    • C. 

      Overflow dam & Underflow

    • D. 

      Topflow dam & Underflow

  • 5. 
          Dikes prevent the passage of the hazardous material to an area where it will
    • A. 

      Produce more harm

    • B. 

      Do no harm

    • C. 

      Allow it to flow over a specific dammed area

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
         Dilution is a chemical method by which water-soluble solution is diluted by adding large volumes of __________ to the spill
    • A. 

      Absorbent

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Anti-Cs

    • D. 

      Dry Chemical

  • 7. 
          Vapor dispersion is particularly effective on __________ materials
    • A. 

      Solid particulates

    • B. 

      Metal particulates

    • C. 

      Both a & b

    • D. 

      Water soluble

  • 8. 
         Neutralization is a
    • A. 

      Process to become an American citizen

    • B. 

      Chemical method of confinement by which large volumes of water are applied to the hazardous material

    • C. 

      Chemical method of containment by which large volumes of water are applied to the hazardous materials

    • D. 

      Chemical method of containment

  • 9. 
          When plugging a hole in a container the plug must
    • A. 

      Be made of rubber

    • B. 

      Be compatible with both the chemical and container

    • C. 

      Be compatible with plastic

    • D. 

      Both a & c