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Topic: Hazardous Materials 

Engineering Education

 Standard 20.  Knows how to reduce risks and hazards in the workplace
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 2.Knows safety procedures associated with handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous materials and hazardous waste (e.g., methods for proper handling and control; safe handling procedures for chemical containers; safe chemical-handling procedures including bonding, fire control, and ventilation; segregation and storage of incompatible materials and wastes)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows that there are safety procedures associated with handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous materials and hazardous waste
     2.Knows methods for proper handling and control of hazardous materials
     3.Knows methods for proper handling and control of hazardous waste
     4.Knows safe handling procedures for chemical containers
     5.Knows safe chemical-handling procedures including bonding
     6.Knows safe chemical-handling procedures including fire control
     7.Knows safe chemical-handling procedures including ventilation
     8.Knows segregation and storage of incompatible materials and wastes
   Benchmark 3.Knows different types of chemical, biological, and physical hazards
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows different types of chemical hazards
     2.Knows different types of biological hazards

Family/Consumer Sciences

 Standard 7.  Understand important concepts and skills related to careers in facilities management and maintenance
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 3.Knows hazardous materials and waste management procedures (e.g., waste minimization plans, recycling programs, safe disposals of pesticides)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows hazardous materials procedures
     2.Knows waste management procedures
     3.Knows waste minimization plans
     4.Knows recycling programs
     5.Knows safe disposals of pesticides