pollution prevention

pollution prevention

 

1.       

 

All underground tanks and associated piping are required to have ____________ .

 

Answer

 

[removed]

 

leak detection

[removed]

 

double walled pipe

[removed]

 

restricted valve fittings

[removed]

 

all of the above

 

4 points  

 

Question 2

 

1.       

 

Since the passage of the Clean Air Act air pollution has decreased ____ %.

 

Answer

 

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20

[removed]

 

30

[removed]

 

60

[removed]

 

40

 

4 points  

 

Question 3

 

1.       

 

Which of the following is not part of a local emergency plan?

 

Answer

 

[removed]

 

list of available emergency equipment

[removed]

 

method of reimbursement

[removed]

 

ways to notify public of release

[removed]

 

program for training emergency workers

 

4 points  

 

Question 4

 

1.       

 

Which of the following is not addressed in the SPCC plan?

 

Answer

 

[removed]

 

operating procedures that prevent spills

[removed]

 

control measures to prevent a spill from reaching soil or water

[removed]

 

cost-benefit analysis of the plan

[removed]

 

countermeasures to clean up a spill

 

4 points  

 

Question 5

 

1.       

 

Which of the following is not one of the design phases of a new product?

 

Answer

 

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product planning

[removed]

 

product development

[removed]

 

product design

[removed]

 

design implementation

 

4 points  

 

Question 6

 

1.       

 

_______________ is the simplest, least costly, and most widely used solvent process cleaning.

 

Answer

 

[removed]

 

Aqueous cleaning

[removed]

 

Cold cleaning

[removed]

 

Rinse cleaning

[removed]

 

Ultrasonic cleaning

 

4 points  

 

Question 7

 

1.       

 

The goal of the _________________ is to shift the nation’s waste strategy from control of waste after generation to reduction at the source.

 

Answer

 

[removed]

 

EPA

[removed]

 

Toxic Substances Control Act

[removed]

 

NIOSH

[removed]

 

Pollution Prevention Act

 

4 points  

 

Question 8

 

1.       

 

________________normally operate under selected steady state conditions.

 

Answer

 

[removed]

 

Batch reactors

[removed]

 

First-order reactions

[removed]

 

Zero-order reactions

[removed]

 

Continuous-flow reactor

 

4 points  

 

Question 9

 

1.       

 

Any company planning to manufacture a new chemical must first submit to the EPA a(n) _____________________.

 

Answer

 

[removed]

 

Premanufacture Statement

[removed]

 

Premanufacture Notification

[removed]

 

Statement of Hazard

[removed]

 

Notification of Hazard

 

4 points  

 

Question 10

 

1.       

 

Which of the following produces the largest percentage of air pollution emissions in the U.S.?

 

Answer

 

[removed]

 

small stationary sources

[removed]

 

large industrial sources

[removed]

 

mobile sources

[removed]

 

large power sources

 

11.

 

You are the owner of a property where several underground storage tanks are found. What is an underground storage system, and what requirements are you subject to?

 

 

 

12

 

You are the environmental compliance officer at a company that is setting up a new paint coating line. Describe the steps you would take to determine if any hazardous wastes will be generated during processing and/or manufacturing which will need disposal. If there are any, what steps would you take to properly dispose of them?