# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Cosmetology I (2-year Program) Task 1583091727

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Sanitize and disinfect work areas.

Definition

Sanitizing should include, but is not limited to 

  • using Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registered sanitation chemicals
  • washing surfaces after each use
  • removing dust and dirt from areas
  • disposing of regular and hazardous waste in proper containers

for the appropriate process of sanitizing the lounge, stock room, individual station, and shampoo area.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Who is responsible for maintaining work areas?
  • What sanitary measures and safety issues should be considered when sanitizing work areas?
  • What is the role of the EPA?